Opera Philadelphia


Make it Sing


In opera, those who give their hearts are heroes.

Even when every seat in the house sells out, this dazzling blend of theatrical, orchestral, and vocal splendor requires considerable philanthropic support from within our community. By becoming a member of the Opera Philadelphia donor family, you can ensure that the star singers, thrilling productions, and engaging community initiatives you have come to expect continue, from behind the scenes to right here in our backyard.

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Your Benefits

As an Opera Philadelphia member, you'll enjoy benefits and privileges that will enhance your opera experience throughout the year. Take advantage of a convenient payment plan with monthly installments charged to your credit card (amounts below rounded to the nearest dollar).


(or $8 per month)

  • Be among the first to learn about the Opera's community events, artistic, initiatives, and special ticket offers
  • Save up to 10% on ticket and event purchases (excludes the gala)
  • Member Ticket Service—priority consideration for ticketing, seating, and exchange requests
  • Private Sales—opportunity to purchase single tickets and events in advance of the general public for access to the best seats
  • Hear from Opera leadership about company plans and initiatives at the Annual General Meeting
  • Invitation to Between the Notesa lecture series that delves into each production of the season given by scholarly guest speakers
  • Invitation to Discover Opera—an in depth lecture series that explores broad aspects of the art form
  • Receive a Membership Card and Commemorative Postcards featuring the season illustrations

(or $21 per month)

All of the privileges above, plus:


(or $42 per month)

All of the privileges above, plus:

  • Invitation for two to attend one final dress rehearsal in the Academy of Music or Kimmel Center
  • Recognition as a Sustainer member in the season-opening festival program book

(or $83 per month)

All of the privileges above, plus:

  • Receive an invitation for two to attend a second dress rehearsal at the Academy of Music or Kimmel Center

  • Receive an invitation to a Wandelprobe and Backstage Tour of the Academy of Music

  • Enjoy waitlist privileges for sold-out performances and events

  • Recognition as a Partner in the membership section of each performance program


For even more VIP benefits and inside access, including champagne intermission receptions, consider joining the Patron Program with a gift of $2,500 (or $208 per month). Learn more.


Questions? Contact Guest Services at 215.732.8400 or membership@operaphila.org.

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