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Directors' Circle

The Directors’ Circle are recognised as the most senior and generous members of the ENO Family. Their support provides a firm foundation for the organisation to plan, take risks and develop its work across the fields of music-making, Learning and Participation and Talent Development.

Members of the Directors’ Circle are invited to make an annual donation of £10,000 or more. Supporters enjoy the highest level of benefits available to Opera Circle Patrons and exclusive opportunities throughout the year such as:

  • Access to Orchestral, Sitzprobe and Stage & Orchestra rehearsals
  • The opportunity to experience a Stage & Orchestra rehearsal from the orchestra pit*
  • Opportunities to experience performances from behind the scenes*
  • The opportunity to observe Baylis workshops, Opera Works performances and ENO Harewood Artist coaching sessions*
  • Invitations to events with ENO alumni
  • Invitations to events with members of the artistic and musical teams, where you will gain a greater insight into our planning process and productions


For more information email [email protected] or call 020 7845 9494

*Subject to artist availability or at the creative team’s discretion

For Gift Aid and VAT purposes, your contribution for the Directors’ Circle is split as follows: Benefits £195 and Donation £9,805