Win a free cut and style, plus two tickets to the opera!

We’ve all had that one horrible haircut we can’t forget. Well, here’s your chance to forget once and for all! In celebration of the opening of our season with The Barber of Seville, the generous stylists at Mario Max Salon in West Bloomfield are offering five winners five cut and styling appointments! Not only that, you’ll receive two tickets to a performance of the opera at the Detroit Opera House, PLUS a style (and makeup for ladies) appointment the night of the show. Who could ask for more?

To enter, send us a photo of your worst haircut. Tweet, share or email your photo to We’ll choose five winners by Oct. 10.

Stylists are Colleen Hohendorf, Jill Diamond Marx, Michael Mauro, Jackie Zbikowski, Jeffrey Jucewicz. Make-up by Nina Khayat. No cash value; haircut must be scheduled on mutually agreeable date (no Saturdays). Two winners will be chosen for Oct. 13, and one each for Oct. 17, 19, and 20. By entering the contest you acknowledge that Michigan Opera Theatre may display your photo online.


Follow your favorite shows on Twitter

Want to make sure you don’t miss the latest news, videos, backstage photos and surprises from all our performances this season? Simply follow our new Twitter hashtags for each show, and be up-to-date on the opera and dance presentations you want to see most.

Make sure to check out all the hashtags on our Twitter page so you can be in the know. Plus, there’s always a chance for special contests, promotions and (shh) free tickets!