Dates

8 June 2024

Location

Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main Stage

Running time

19:00 to 00:30

Tickets

From € 80

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International Young Patrons Gala

Arias, bubbles, and pas de deux. The countdown to the International Young Patrons Gala has started. On this cultural evening, marvel at Dutch National Opera & Ballet’s diverse young talent. And be prepared to turn the theatre upside down yourself.

Saturday 8 June is shaping up to be an unforgettable day. You can be a part of this!

Photo: Marta Syrko

What can you expect?

A lot of glamour and extravagant outfits. This evening will also feature a specially curated opera and ballet programme with a variety of snippets. And a glance behind the scenes: what is life like there? How are our artists and staff preparing for the gala?

Following the performance on the Main Stage, you can celebrate in the foyer with other young culture fans and the evening’s artists. Of course, there will be a DJ, and all refreshments are included. This is a night you will not soon forget.

  • Age: 18-40 years
  • Dress Code: Black Tie
  • Doors open at 19:00
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Young Patrons Circle 

The Young Patrons Circle is a group of young, international donors of Dutch National Opera & Ballet. The group consists of approximately 200 young professionals and creatives aged up to 40 who are passionate about opera and ballet.

Among other things, the Circle provides unparalleled behind-the-scenes glimpses and transports you to the unique world of theatre. By joining the Young Patrons Circle, you may also help determine the direction and future of Dutch National Opera & Ballet, as the Circle primarily supports the Junior Company and the Dutch National Opera Studio’s young talent. This enables them to make significant advances at the start of their careers and brings you even closer to the wonder of opera and ballet!

As a Young Patron, you will receive at least one free ticket to the International Young Patrons Gala. You will also have the option to be the first to order gala tickets (as early as 12 March) and be added to the guest list for the exclusive afterparty following the party in the foyer.

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