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WNO Friends

Whether it’s creating new productions, nurturing talent or touring to share great opera, WNO Friends help us to continue to write the WNO story.  

Become a WNO Friend today to be one of the first to book tickets to see Sir Bryn Terfel in Bluebeard’s Castle within this perfect mix of enchanting and dark operas. 

WNO Friends will have exclusive access to buy tickets in advance of the general public for individual operas within our Summer 2020 Season as well as take advantage of multi-buy packages. 

By becoming a WNO Friend you are joining us on our mission to open up opera to everyone, from our home in Wales to England and beyond. Membership starts from just £50 a year.

WNO Friends enjoy

  • 'O' Magazine
  • Regular e-newsletters and updates
  • Priority booking
  • Free passes for dress rehearsals*
  • Opportunities to attend events around Wales and England

*if you have bought a ticket to see that opera at any WNO venue

A WNO Friend membership also makes a thoughtful gift for any opera lover. Simply contact friends@wno.org.uk to buy a gift membership.

For more information, download our Friends Pack or contact Lorraine Rees or 029 2063 5014


The friendships and shared love of opera…it’s wonderful to get closer to WNO

Linda Quinlan, WNO Friend

Local WNO Friends Branches

All of our supporters are welcome to attend events around Wales and England which are organised by our five WNO Friends Branches; there are a wide variety of events that take place all year.