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Ticketing Information

Ticket Office Information

Tuesday – Friday 11AM – 3:30PM

Buy tickets online anytime! During regular office hours, call the ticket office at 612.874.0400 and one of our friendly ticket office associates would be happy to assist you.

The Ticket Office is closed for any in-person visits.

* Ticket transactions and exchanges cannot be handled via email.

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Ticket Exchanges

Exchange your tickets through the Upcoming Events page in your account!

Tickets may be exchanged for another performance of the same title up to 24 hours prior to your scheduled performance.

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Dr. Seuss's How The Grinch Stole Christmas photo by Kaitlin Randolph

Gift Certificates

Gift certificates may be used to purchase show tickets or classes, and are redeemable online and at the Ticket Office. Gift certificates are available year-round, in any denomination, and never expire!

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Audiences at Children's Theatre Company

Ticket Policies

Can’t make it to the show? Need to exchange your tickets? Review our ticket policies so you are prepared when your plans change.


ACT Pass

This program allows patrons with financial barriers to purchase tickets to select performances at a greatly subsidized rate in addition to receiving scholarships to Theatre Arts Training Camps and Classes.


Ticket Discounts

CTC provides a variety of ways to save on tickets, ensuring that the transformative power of live theatre is accessible to all.


Ticket Donations

CTC is not accepting ticket donation requests at this time.

Field Trips at CTC

Field Trips

Children’s Theatre Company offers Weekday Student Matinee performances for your classroom, homeschool, or community educational group.


Frequently Asked Questions

Does CTC sell rush tickets?  

Two hours prior to public performance, any remaining seats are sold to the general public at a substantial discount on a first-come, first-served basis. Rush tickets are only sold in person at our ticket window. 


Do children under three need tickets?  

Lap Passes are available for all shows that take place in the UnitedHealth Group Stage for children birth to 3 years old. Lap passes are $5 and can be only be purchased in person at the Ticket Office on the day of the show. Lap passes are a final sale.

For productions in our Cargill Theatre, productions recommended for all ages will have a Lap Pass age of 18 months and under; productions recommended for children ages 8+ will not have lap passes available. 


What if I miss my performance?  

CTC does not offer compensation for missed performances or refunds on ticket purchases. CTC rarely cancels performances due to inclement weather. If you are concerned or unsure about traveling in inclement weather, we recommend you prioritize safety, and exchange your tickets as early as possible.