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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Join online or call 215.732.8400.

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
  • 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
  • Commemorative Postcards featuring the season illustrations
  • Membership Card—use your card to receive special offers for members

(or $21 per month)

All of the privileges above, plus:

  • Invitation to the annual Emerging Artist Recital & Member Appreciation Reception 
  • Mailed copy of the Annual Report

(or $42 per month)

All of the privileges above, plus:

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

(or $83 per month)

All of the privileges above, plus:

  • Two Champagne Intermission Reception passes for the Academy of Music performance during O, our season-opening festival
  • Recognition as a Partner member in every performance program
  • Invitation to a wandelprobe rehearsal and backstage tour of the Academy of Music
  • VIP experience at Opera on the Mall, the annual HD broadcast  
  • Invitation for two to attend two final dress rehearsals in the Academy of Music or Kimmel Center
  • Waitlist privileges for sold out performances

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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