Join us: Become a Friend of Covent Garden today

As a Friend, you will enjoy:

  • A welcome pack containing tote bag, handbook, postcards and membership card
  • Priority booking ahead of the public for performances, events and ticket packages
  • Access to Royal Opera and Royal Ballet dress rehearsals
  • Behind-the-scenes news and information through a subscription to the quarterly Royal Opera House
  • Magazine and monthly e-newsletter
  • 10% discount in the Royal Opera House Shop
  • Give a gift that lasts all year. Friends’ membership makes an ideal gift for an opera or ballet lover. Simply select your preferred level below and follow the instruction for buying a gift certificate for membership.

    Friend, £103 a year

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

    Friend+, £182 a year

    Receive the same benefits as a Friend with earlier priority booking and enhanced access to dress rehearsals.

    Supporting Friend, £435 a year

    Receive the same benefits as a Friend+ with enhanced priority booking as well as a personal acknowledgment on our website.

    Premium 1 Friend, £1,160 a year

    Receive the same benefits as a Supporting Friend with earlier priority booking for performances and dress rehearsals as well as a personal acknowledgment on our website.

    Premium 2 Friend, £2,210 a year

    Receive the same benefits as a Premium 1 Friend with the highest level of priority booking, enhanced access to dress rehearsals as well as a personal acknowledgment on our website.

    Young Friend, £62 a year

    Exclusively for 16-30 year olds, you’ll receive the same benefits as a Friend but for a lower price: priority booking, access to dress rehearsals, backstage news and information and a 10% Royal Opera House Shop discount.

    Need more information?

    Please call +44 (0)20 7212 9268 between 9.00am and 5.00pm Monday to Friday, or email our Friends' Membership Office.

    See a list of our current Premium and Supporting Friends.