American Friends of ENO

The American Friends of ENO is an autonomous not-for-profit organization made up of a unique group of dedicated philanthropists who are connected by their passion for opera, and help to shape the future of ENO.

Reasons to join

The benefits of American Friends membership include:

Whether you are new opera or have been visiting ENO for many years, our American Friends membership offers something for everyone.


 

Gold Level

$310 per year ($55 is not tax-deductible)

Exclusive access and insights:

  • Enhanced priority booking for ENO operas, musicals and selected other performances at the London Coliseum
  • The opportunity to book two tickets for each dress rehearsal
  • The opportunity to book four tickets to members only behind-the-scenes talks, tours and recitals
  • The opportunity to join us at selected interval drinks receptions at dress rehearsals
  • An invitation to join our annual Members’ International Visit to other opera houses around Europe
  • Guest access to LIBRARY Private Members Club with your ENO Membership card after ENO performances
  • Access to our Members’ Room at the London Coliseum for you and two guests during ENO performances
  • Invitations to explore and further support ENO’s work

Opportunities to save:

  • Access to ticket discounts of up to 25% during priority booking
  • Multi-Buy Packagesavailable for Balcony tickets
  • Discounts on programmes, ice cream and merchandise
  • No booking fees when you buy tickets during our priority booking periods
  • No exchange fees on ENO operas, so you can change your tickets without additional cost
  • 10% discount at London Coliseum barsand shop
  • Access to discounts with ENO Partners, such as Hotel Chocolat and Heals

The latest information, first:

  • Advanced information ahead of public booking
  • Inside ENO members magazine four times a year
  • Monthly e-news bulletins


 

Platinum Level

$775 per year ($58 is non tax-deductible)

  • Access to our Members’ Room at the London Coliseum for you and up to three guests during ENO performances
  • Access to two music rehearsals per season
  • An invitation for you and a guest to our Annual Season Launch


 

Supporter

$1,550 per year ($65 is not tax-deductible)

For our Opera Circle Supporters we take all the hassle out of your experience. This means you have more time simply to enjoy all the opportunities to see and delve deeper into what makes ENO unique.

As well as all the benefits of Platinum Level membership, we offer:

  • Our dedicated concierge service for all ticketing and hospitality requirements
  • Access to House Seats at sold-out performances
  • Invitations to our series of exclusive behind-the-scenes talks, tours and recitals with our performers and creative teams
  • An invitation to our post-performance Company Party on Opening Nights for you and a guest
  • An invitation to our Annual Summer Party and Supporters’ Dinner
  • Invitations to join our biennial Supporters International Visit to other opera houses in the USA
  • Access to our Members’ Room at the London Coliseum for you and four guests during ENO performances
  • Guest access to The Club at The Ivy members’ club
  • No booking or exchange fees at any time


 

Leading Supporter

$3,875 per year ($120 is not tax-deductible)

As well as all the benefits of Supporter membership:

  • An invitation for you and a guest to our annual Season Press Launch
  • Opportunities to observe behind-the-scenes rehearsals


 

Principal Supporter

$7,750 per year ($190 is not tax-deductible)

All Gold Level, Platinum Level, Supporter and Leading Supporter benefits, plus:

  • The opportunity for you and a guest to have lunch with key ENO staff
  • Private tours of the London Coliseum on request, taken care of by us, allowing you to explore those parts of the theatre you have always wondered about
  • The unique experience for you and a guest to experience a curtain call from backstage


American Friends of ENO is a 501(c)3 registered not-for-profit organisation, EIN 13-3823577