Support Dutch National Opera

Come Closer To The Opera

Dutch National Opera relies on the generous support of individuals and businesses. For the entire team at Dutch National Opera, we consider it as more than just financial support - it's also an expression of trust and moral support from opera lovers. Our donors play a vital part in making our productions and activities possible. The support we receive gives our company certainty and assurance for the future. In return, we closely engage our donors to make you feel included with the opera and provide you with unique experiences that go beyond the performances. Please consider pledging your support to Dutch National Opera by becoming a Friend, or joining our Giving Circles.

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Supported Projects

Talent: Opera Studio

Your contribution will go to talent projects such as the Opera Studio.

The 2020 - 2021 program supports 6 singers and 2 répétiteurs, all of whom, will be employed on a full-time basis as salaried members of Dutch National Opera for up to a two year period. The young Artists will be immersed into the professional life of the company and mentored through every aspect of their career development in an individually tailor-made program.

Dutch National Opera Studio offers extensive musical, language and vocal coaching with experienced music staff, leading international voice teachers and conductors along with some of the finest directors of our generation. The artists participate in both main stage productions, as well as Studio productions, recitals and concert / educational work.

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Education: Operahelden Kinderkoor

Your contribution will go to educational projects such as Operahelden Kinderkoor.

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All activities are subject to changes due to possible developments and measures regarding the Coronavirus. Read the most current information here .


Dive into the fascinating world of opera during an Opera session with Calmer Roos and be impressed by Mozart's great musical theater art.

In the foyer of Dutch National Opera & Ballet, we immerse ourselves in a world in which women win, social relationships are denounced and musical theater is radically renewed. We pass the emotions and the notes in a historical context and listen as if it were the first time.

Start: 8.30 pm

Price: from € 7.50

Read more (in Dutch). 

Contact us

Roos Bernelot Moens

Roos Bernelot Moens

Private Fundraising
Dutch National Opera

06 14 609 453

National Opera & Ballet Fund Foundation
account number NL20 ABNA 0540179523









Emma Patijn

Private Fundraising
Friends and Volunteers

020 551 8282

National Opera & Ballet Fund Foundation
account number NL20 ABNA 0540179523