Individual Giving

We want to do more, and we need your help to do it

Becoming a member of Irish National Opera unlocks exclusive, behind-the-scenes events, including backstage tours, masterclasses with world-renowned singers, ABL Aviation Opera Studio performances, artist receptions and much more. Your invaluable help ensures that Irish National Opera can continue to widen Ireland’s access to opera, provide professional development to some of Ireland’s most talented singers and carry forward our 2020 commitment to provide an accessible platform for our digital output.

Debits can also be made monthly or you can also choose to make a one-off donation. Any donation, large or small, is greatly appreciated. If you have any questions or would like further information on becoming part of the Irish National Opera family, please contact our Development Manager Aoife Daly aoife@irishnationalopera.ie +353 (0)85 2603721

Joint memberships are available. For joint membership, exclusive opportunities apply to both people, including a joint acknowledgement.

The perfect introduction to the INO family and for those who are developing a passion for opera. Become part of our vibrant community of Irish artists and musicians.

  • Acknowledgement on INO website, programmes and recordings
  • Exclusive Donors’ newsletter
  • Invitation to annual donors’ event with INO

Under 35 €50; Students €20

A fantastic option for the opera lover who wishes to enjoy performances and post-performance receptions with friends.

All Companion opportunities, plus:

  • Invitation to an opening night post-performance reception (select dates and venues)
  • Invitation to season launch
  • Opportunity to purchase INO recordings ahead of release

A great choice for those who wish to learn more about what goes on behind-the scenes.

All Associate opportunities, plus

  • Invitation to attend a Masterclasses and other special events
  • Advance booking on select performances
  • Sneak preview of INO future plans, including advance information on cast and production, and a look at set and costume design

An opportunity to expand your involvement with the INO family and see first-hand how our emerging artists programme operates.

All Advocate opportunities, plus:

  • Invitation to a special ABL Aviation Opera Studio performance
  • An invitation to INO’s annual Christmas drinks

INO Patrons have the opportunity to make a lasting difference to INO and the landscape of Irish opera by making a significant investment to support opera in Ireland.

All Champion opportunities, plus:

  • Access to a VIP International ticketing service, giving you the opportunity to avail of sold-out performances around the world.
  • Annual meeting with INO’s chief executive to receive advance updates on our future plans.

Guardian, our newest INO tier opens up the opportunity to contribute to specific elements on INO’s productions, such costume or set design, or the commissioning of a new work.

All Patron opportunities, plus:

  • A private dinner with INO’s Artistic Director, Executive Director and with a major artist from the INO family
  • Bespoke acknowledgement against specific projects
  • Behind the scenes access to recording sessions

Are you interested in sponsoring a major artist or underwriting a production? To avail of these opportunities, you can join the Artistic Director’s Circle.

All Guardian opportunities, plus

  • A private recital in your home or venue of choice
  • Bespoke acknowledgement against major productions

As a charitable organisation we rely on the support of people like you. Your donation, whether large or small, will be hugely appreciated and will help us on our mission to bring the full spectrum of operatic experience to people of all ages right across the country.

Donations can be made online, by bank transfer, cheque or credit card in your name, as a gift or anonymously. Donations can also be made on behalf of your business. We also offer bespoke corporate partnership opportunities.

To learn more please contact Aoife Daly at development@irishnationalopera.ie