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Friends of Opera North

Our Friends support the rich cultural output of Opera North from the mainstage to the year-round orchestral programme by the Orchestra of Opera North and the rich and diverse education programme. 

Become a Friend of Opera North

Benefits include:

  • Invitation to the Annual Season Preview
  • A programme of events including member-only recitals, drinks receptions and Education performances
  • Priority booking
  • Invitations to attend Dress Rehearsals for ticket holders
  • The latest news, reviews and announcements from Opera North

“The more I get to know opera the more I love it.  And there's no better way of getting to know opera than with the Friends of Opera North.”

— Francis Watson, Friend of Opera North

“Becoming a Friend of Opera North is the sure-fire way to be a part of what you love. Meet the team behind the shows and mingle with like-minded people. Feed your passion – become a Friend of Opera North so we can continue to create he country’s finest productions”

- James Laing, Singer

The Friends of Opera North support pre-show talks and podcasts throughout the current season and one new production a year, including The Coronation of Poppea in 2014, pictured above. 

Membership Fees: 

  • Joint Membership: £80 per year / £6.70 per month
  • Joint Concession*: £55 per year / £4.60 per month
  • Single Membership: £60 per year / £5.00 per month
  • Single Concession*: £45 per year / £3.80 per month

You can spread your payments by direct debit. 
*Concessions apply to anyone over 60, under 25, registered unwaged or disabled.

Become a Friend of Opera North

Or download the Friends Enrolment Form. 

Gift Memberships

If you are looking for a unique present for someone special, a Gift Membership gives a friend or loved one the opportunity to get closer to the work of Opera North. Prices start from £45 a year or £3.80 a month and include a personalised gift card.

Get in touch

Phone: +44 (0)113 223 3553
Address: Opera North Grand Theatre,
46 New Briggate, Leeds, LS1 6NU

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