The Royal Opera House auditorium © ROH. Photographer Sim Canetty-Clarke, 2016


We are currently facing one of the most serious financial threats in our nearly 300 year history. Your support as a member is needed now more than ever. By joining as a member or renewing your membership, you are investing in the future of ballet, opera, dance and music. On behalf of everyone at the Royal Opera House, thank you again for choosing to support us. We hope you and your loved ones stay safe and well in the coming months and look forward to welcoming you back to the theatre soon.

Becoming a Friend or Patron is the best way to keep up with the news and events at the Royal Opera House, as well as gaining advance access to booking tickets. Membership also makes an ideal gift for an art-loving friend or family member.

Your support as a member underpins every aspect of the Royal Opera House's work – its achievements onstage, the commissioning of new work, development for talented emerging artists and craftspeople, and an extensive learning and participation programme.

Make the most of your donation.

Contact us

For enquiries about supporting the Royal Opera House please telephone +44 (0)20 7212 9516 or email

For the Friends' Office telephone +44 (0)20 7212 9268 or email

For the Patrons' Team telephone +44 (0)20 7212 9397 or email