What is an Opera Friend?

Friends of Dutch National Opera support the singers and makers of our company. This Friendship is indispensable to them, especially in these times. We are happy to do something in return. For Opera Friends we organize exclusive activities behind the scenes and online. You will receive the Friends magazine from us and you will receive priority when buying tickets.

As a donor you will receive the Friends Magazine

  • In-depth articles on the latest operas
  • Information about current projects
  • Interviews with makers and Friends
  • A special look behind the scenes

Our precious Friendships


€50 a year
  • Exclusive Friends activities behind the scenes
  • Friends Magazine
  • Discount and other privileges

Golden Friend

From €200 a year
  • All Friends activities for 2 persons
  • Exclusive extra activities for Golden Friends
  • Personal service when booking tickets

Give a Friendship as a present

From €50 a year
  • Would you like to share your love for Opera with the people around you? Then give a Friendship from Dutch National Opera & Ballet as a gift.

Friends activities

Friends of Dutch National Opera support the singers and makers of our company. That friendship is indispensable to them. That is why they have an advantage and are very welcome at special activities behind the scenes. Are you curious about these activities? Take a look at our calendar!

Why they support Dutch National Opera

"It touches me when the decor, music and direction form a unity, a perfect interplay. Then opera is a success and a party. How I miss that at this time! As a Friend of Dutch National Opera, I would like to be its ambassador and support it."

- Anneke Groen

Contact us

Marthe Seydel
Marthe Seydel
Manager Private Fundraising Dutch National Opera