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Friends

Become a Friend of Covent Garden today

Membership Benefits include:
• Priority booking ahead of the public for all performances and events
• Priority booking for ticket packages
• A subscription to the quarterly Royal Opera House Magazine and monthly e-newsletter with behind-the-scenes articles and information
• Access to Royal Opera and Royal Ballet dress rehearsals
• Special event invitations
• Discount in the Royal Opera House Shop

By being a Friend you will directly help to present extraordinary performances, remarkable craftsmanship and inspiring learning and participation projects. Membership starts at £99 a year. The level of benefits depends on the amount you choose to donate.

Buy Friend membership as a gift

Give a gift that lasts all year. Friend membership makes the ideal gift for an opera or ballet lover – simply select your preferred level below and follow the instructions for buying membership as a gift.

Levels of membership

Friend
 @ £99

Support our unrivalled work while receiving priority booking, access to dress rehearsals, backstage news and information and a 10% Royal Opera House Shop discount.

JOIN / RENEW


Friends+
 @ £175

Support our unrivalled work while receiving priority booking ahead of Friend level, access to dress rehearsals, backstage news and information and a 10% Royal Opera House Shop discount.

JOIN / RENEW

(This membership was previously known as Joint Friends)


Supporting Friend @ £420

Support our unrivalled work while receiving priority booking ahead of Friend and Friend+ levels, access to dress rehearsals, backstage news and information and a 10% Royal Opera House Shop discount. We will also acknowledge your membership contribution on our website.

JOIN / RENEW


Premium 1 Friend
 @ £1,110

Support our unrivalled work while receiving priority booking ahead of Friend, Friend+ and Supporting Friend levels, access to dress rehearsals, backstage news and information and a 10% Royal Opera House Shop discount. We will also acknowledge your membership contribution on our website.

JOIN / RENEW


Premium 2 Friend
 @ £2,120

Support our unrivalled work while receiving priority booking ahead of all other Friends, access to dress rehearsals, backstage news and information and a 10% Royal Opera House Shop discount. We will also acknowledge your membership contribution on our website.

JOIN / RENEW


Young Friend - Royal Opera House Insider
 @ £60

If you’re aged 16-30 and want to discover more about what is offered on stage and behind the scenes at the Royal Opera House, then become an Insider.

The membership offers the advantages of priority booking, backstage news, access to insight events, and invitations to three exclusive Young Friends events across the Season, including a backstage tour. You will be required to provide proof of age.

JOIN / RENEW


Need more information?

Please call +44 (0)20 7212 9268 between 9:30 am and 5:30 pm Monday to Friday, or email our Friends' Membership Office.

See a list of our current Premium and Supporting Friends.