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WNO Memberships

From September 2024, your Welsh National Opera membership is changing. 

WNO Memberships support the Company in producing world class opera and community work as well as playing a vital role in securing our future so that we can continue to bring opera to audiences and participants across Wales and England.  

From £6.25 per month, you will be part of our story, and in return we will provide you with money can't buy glances behind the curtain, regular Company updates, access to dress rehearsals and more.


​Memberships levels from September 2024

WNO Friends – from £6.25 per month or £75 annually
  • E-newsletter
  • Priority booking
  • Dress rehearsals access – (at Wales Millennium Centre)*
  • Annual thank you event+
WNO Silver Patron - £200 - £400 per year or from £17 per month
  • E-newsletter
  • Priority booking
  • Dress rehearsals access – (at Wales Millennium Centre)
  • Annual thank you event and Patrons Day+
  • Name listed in WNO programmes.
WNO Gold Patron - £400 - £1000 per year or from £33.50 per month
  • E-newsletter
  • Priority booking
  • Dress rehearsals access – (at Wales Millennium Centre)
  • Annual thank you event and Patrons Day +
  • Name listed in WNO programmes.
  • Ability to book tickets direct through WNO Development office ~
WNO Platinum Patron – from £1000 per year or from £83.50 per month
  • E-newsletter
  • Priority booking
  • Dress rehearsals access – (at Wales Millennium Centre)
  • Annual thank you event and Patrons Day+
  • Name listed in WNO programmes.
  • Ability to book tickets direct through WNO Development office ~
  • Access to rehearsals including studio rehearsals; a really special experience.
WNO General Director’s Circle - Over £5000 per year. This will include cumulative annual giving.
  • E-newsletter
  • Priority booking
  • Dress rehearsals access – (at Wales Millennium Centre)
  • Annual thank you event and Patrons Day+
  • Name listed in WNO programmes.
  • Ability to book tickets direct through WNO Development office ~
  • Access to rehearsals including studio rehearsals; a really special experience.  
  • General Director’s Circle exclusive event/lunch each year.

In addition, donors will be invited to bar drinks at WNO performing venues where possible and on some occasions, to first night receptions, dependant on level of giving.

WNO events and experiences, including study days, will be available at additional costs for all members and occasionally for free, dependant on level of giving. 

You should have received a letter outlining these changes in detail.  If you have any further questions, please call Sophie Hughes (Head of Fundraising) on 02920 635083 or alternatively email memberships@wno.org.uk.  You will be able to renew your membership via this page, from September.  


*Available only where tickets have been purchased for a performance, by a named member.  Booking reference will be requested. Two passes available per membership
+At an additional cost
~Please note that this is based on a limited allocation of tickets at all locations and we cannot promise specific seats