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NEC has a simple ticketing process for attending concerts.

All NEC performances in Jordan Hall and the Plimpton Shattuck Black Box Theatre will require a ticket for admission, including free events.

You can reserve your ticket in advance in three easy steps:

  1. Visit and select your Jordan Hall or Plimpton Shattuck Black Box Theatre concert.
  2. Click the ticket button to reserve your tickets and follow the prompts.
  3. Receive your tickets by email or pick them up at Will Call.

You may also reserve your ticket at the Box Office located in Jordan Hall, or by phone at 617-585-1260.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I show my ticket on my phone or tablet?

Yes. Your tickets will arrive via email as soon as you reserve them. To locate your tickets, please search for email from? open the PDF attachment.

When you arrive please show this ticket to the usher on your smart phone or tablet. Our ticket scanners work best when your screen brightness is set to maximum.


Do I need to print my ticket?

No. We encourage you to?save paper by showing your ticket on your phone or tablet.

However, you may also print your tickets and present the physical copies for scanning.


Can I reserve my tickets in person?

Yes. You may reserve your tickets in person at the Jordan Hall box office. Box Office hours


Can I reserve my tickets over the phone?

Yes. You may reserve your tickets by phone at 617-585-1260 whenever our box office is open. Box Office hours