1 March 2013 at 12.06pm | 6 Comments
From this week, Friends of Covent Garden can access Summer Advance Booking Packages. Packages will be open for general booking early next month.
- Premium 2 Friends – 27 February
- Premium 1 Friends – 27 February
- Supporting Friends – 1 March
- Friends – 5 March
- General Booking – 5 April
The packages include tickets to up to four different productions across the Summer Season, offering savings of up to 33% on ticket prices. Patrons are also able to secure their favourite seats for the most in-demand performances before booking for individual performances opens later in the month.
Those who book an Advance Package can also request vouchers to exchange for either a programme or glass of champagne for one of their chosen performance.
Total Opera Package
This package includes Jonathan Kent’s classic production of Puccini’s Tosca, Verdi’s dramatic Simon Boccanegra, featuring star baritone Thomas Hampson, Nicholas Joel’s glamorous production of La rondine and Strauss’s Capriccio in Concert, his exquisite last opera performed by a stellar cast including Renée Fleming.
Total Ballet Package
This package includes the world premiere of Wayne McGregor’s Raven Girl, a fairytale work created in collaboration with award-winning author Audrey Niffenegger, performed in a Mixed Programme with George Balanchine’s Symphony in C. Kenneth MacMillan’s masterful Mayerling and Makarova’s exotic La Bayadère are also included.
La Bayadère is also available as a Family Package, which includes up to two adult tickets and four under-18s tickets.
For those after a mix of opera and ballet, a choice of four Mini Packages offer tickets to a combination of productions on fixed dates, offering savings of up to 18%.
Please note, packages are not available to book online. To book, please call the Box Office on +44 (0)20 7304 4000.