Here, you’ll find answers to our most frequently asked questions, including information about our organization, venues, COVID-19 Safe Practices, and more.

What is Performance Santa Fe?

Performance Santa Fe has been bringing the very best of music, dance, and theater to iconic Santa Fe locations since 1937. Now in its 86th season, the organization upholds excellence in the performing arts and brings joy and enrichment to the community. Alongside its extensive performance season, the organization runs three dynamic, exciting, and inclusive educational programs for students in the community— Arts for Life, the Masterclass Series, and the Field Trip Series. PSF’s 2022-2023 season brings 27 performances to Santa Fe and celebrates the diverse possibilities of artistic expression. 

View our upcoming performances, learn more about our education programs, and read our story.

Is Performance Santa Fe a nonprofit organization?

Yes! Performance Santa Fe is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Our tax-exempt ID is 23-7265489.

Learn how you can support Performance Santa Fe. Donate to Performance Santa Fe.

What types of performances does Performance Santa Fe present?

Performance Santa Fe presents the world’s best music, dance, and theater year-round at venues across Santa Fe. Our musical offerings span several genres, including classical, chamber, opera, jazz, world music, and more. We present modern dance, world dance, and ballet in addition to inventive theatrical offerings. You can count on Performance Santa Fe’s diverse group of internationally-renowned artists to provide you with an unforgettable performance experience. View our upcoming performances.

Where is Performance Santa Fe located?

Our administrative offices are located on the north side of downtown Santa Fe.

Performance Santa Fe
300 Paseo de Peralta, Suite 102
Santa Fe, NM 87501

Where do performances take place?

The city is our stage— we present in locations all across Santa Fe, pairing the City Different’s unique venues with our world-class performances. Our primary venues include the Lensic Performing Arts Center, the St. Francis Auditorium at the New Mexico Museum of Art, the Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, Cristo Rey Church, the Scottish Rite Temple, and more. Learn more about our venues.

Do programs change or get cancelled?

All programs and artists are subject to change. If one of our events is canceled or postponed, we will notify you via email. In the event of a program cancellation, you can receive a refund or exchange your ticket for another show on the same season. In the event of a rescheduling, you can exchange your ticket for the new date; if you are unable to make the new date, you can exchange for a different performance on the same season. Refunds will be on a case-by-case basis.

What should I wear to a performance?

Santa Fe is a casual town and there is no set dress code. Most people wear clothing that is appropriate for a cocktail party or business casual. We ask that you refrain from wearing strongly scented products and be mindful of clothing, jewelry, and accessories that make noise.

When should I arrive and where can I park?

Parking varies by venue. We recommend arriving 30 minutes prior to any scheduled event start time to park and locate your seat. For additional information, contact our Box Office at (505) 984-8759.

What if I arrive late to the performance?

We will do our best to get you into the performance at the earliest appropriate break in the program to minimize disruption.

What if I can’t make it to the show?

Once tickets have been purchased, there are no refunds. Only subscribers and Annual Fund members at the Director Level and above may exchange their tickets for another performance. If you are unable to use your tickets, you may donate them back to Performance Santa Fe as a tax-deductible contribution. Please call or email our Box Office prior to the show to let us know that you are unable to attend and wish to donate your tickets.

What are your COVID-19 safety precautions?

Ensuring the health and safety of our patrons, artists, staff, and community are of the highest importance to us. To that end, have developed a set of COVID-19 Safe Practices, which are updated based on local, state, and federal guidelines. Review our COVID-19 Safe Practices before you arrive to our office or one of our events.

Other than attending performances, what else does Santa Fe have to offer?

The fun doesn’t have to begin and end on stage! Learn about our favorite hotels, restaurants, galleries, and more.

What if I want to know more?

We are happy to assist you! Contact us at or (505) 984-8759.