Become a Member

American Friends of Covent Garden has helped to support the work of The Royal Opera and the Royal Ballet in Covent Garden and on tours around the world for almost 50 years.

You are cordially invited to join the American Friends; to receive priority for all your opera and ballet ticket requests, in addition to other special privileges. Your contribution will help fund new productions and revivals, as well as support education programs.

Priority Booking Dates

Season 2018/19
Membership Level Fall Winter Spring Summer
Patron 5 May 21 July 23 Oct 26 Jan
Benefactor 6 June 5 Sept 27 Nov 19 Feb
Supporter 7 June 6 Sept 28 Nov 20 Feb
Friend 14 June 11 Sept 5 Dec 26 Feb


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A Sincere Thank You for your Support!

Supporters of the American Friends of Covent Garden play a crucial part in every aspect of the Royal Opera House: the achievements onstage, the new work commissioned, and programs that develop talented emerging artists and craftspeople and provide the public with extensive learning and participation opportunities.

Alternatively, you can become a member by downloading our PDF form.

Additional Resources & Information Request

Please view our AFoCG Membership Guidebook to learn more about membership, its benefits and the many ways you can contribute to the AFoCG and the Royal Opera House, Alternatively, you may contact us directly with any additional questions you may have via the link below.

Patron $6,050
Includes Benefactor + Below

- Equivalent to UK Individual Patron (tax-deductible contribution)
- Highest priority advance booking
- Highest level of priority for ordering four tickets per performance
- Personal ticket service by telephone or email through the Patron-box office at the Royal Opera House
- Priority in purchasing two tickets to every dress rehearsals
- Opportunity to purchase tickets in the R oyal Box and dinner in the adjacent Royal Retiring Room
- Invitation to meet artists management during your visit
- Invitation to special events with artists and management
- Listing of your name in the Season Guide
- Advance invitations for special events in New York City and London

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