Young Patrons

Join a new generation of opera fans by becoming a part of the Young Patron Program!

Opera Philadelphia supporters ages 21 to 39 are invited to join the Young Patron Program with gifts beginning at $100. Members enjoy access to champagne receptions during intermission, invitations to exclusive social events, and seat upgrades.

Young Friend $100

  • Invitation for two to one Patron event* per season

  • Two passes to an intermission reception in the Academy Ballroom or Tier One Lounge for Perelman Theater productions

  • Invitation to a special vocal recital featuring a guest artist from the current season

  • Two complimentary enrollments in Between the Notes classes

  • Upgraded tickets when available (at least once per season)

  • Opportunity to purchase and exchange tickets through our Subscriber Services office throughout the season, beginning with the pre-season private sale (Call 215-732-8400, M-F, 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM)

 

Young Sustainer $300

All of the privileges of a Young Friend, plus:

  • Invitation for two to an additional Patron event*

  • Two passes for an additional intermission reception in the Academy Ballroom or Tier One Lounge for Perelman Theater productions

  • Invitation for two to the General Director’s Backstage Tour of the Academy of Music

  • Priority status for upgraded tickets, when available

 

Young Underwriter $500+

All of the privileges listed above, plus:

  • Invitation for two to a third Patron event*

  • Two passes to a third intermission reception in the Academy Ballroom or Tier One Lounge for Perelman Theater productions

  • Invitation for two to attend a dress rehearsal

  • Top priority for upgraded tickets

  • Recognition of your gift in the Friends section of production programs for one full year

 

*Eligible Patron Program Events:

Season Prelude – an annual reception at the start of the season featuring select arias from the upcoming season

Director’s Salon – an event in a private home with a presentation from the creative team behind a current production

Meet the Artists – Invitation to attend a cocktail party with the cast of a select opera this season