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The Opera Awards Foundation is excited to launch its Patrons’ Circle, an opportunity for individual Patrons to support and engage with emerging talent and receive an array of exclusive benefits.

To join the Patrons’ Circle, please contact: gail.cunningham@operaawards.org

PATRON

£250

  • Priority booking for International Opera Awards ceremony, Opera Awards Foundation gala dinner and other events.
  • Regular updates and offers.

BRONZE PATRON

£500

All Patron benefits, plus:

  • Recognition on IOA/OAF website.
  • Exclusive discounts from selected partners.

SILVER PATRON

£1,000

All Bronze benefits, plus:

  • Recognition in Awards and Gala Dinner programmes.
  • Patrons Circle recitals and masterclasses.

GOLD PATRON

£2,500

All Silver benefits, plus:

  • Private thank you event with leading opera singer at International Opera Awards Ceremony

BENEFACTOR

£5,000

All Gold benefits, plus:

  • Named Opera Awards Foundation Bursary or International Opera Awards category, including opportunity to present at Awards or Gala Dinner.
  • Updates from the winner, including opportunities to meet and invitations to performances.

GOLD BENEFACTOR

£10,000

All Gold benefits, plus:

  • Two named Opera Awards Foundation Bursaries or International Opera Awards categories, including opportunity to present at Awards or Gala Dinner.
  • Updates from the winners, including opportunities to meet and invitations to performances.

YOUNG PATRONS’ CIRCLE

(Up to age 35)

Benefits as above for 50% contribution.

PATRONS’ CIRCLE

The Opera Awards Foundation gratefully acknowledges the support of individuals whose patronage enables us to provide bursaries for the next generation of operatic talent.


BENEFACTOR

Iris Bond
Ailsa & Jonathan Feroze
Leslie Macleod-Miller
Jeremy Scott
Julia Smithies

GOLD PATRON

Paul Fincham

SILVER PATRON

Andrew Herd
Debra Hinton
Paul & Diana Salmon
Dr Stephen & Mrs Kathryn Wright

BRONZE PATRON

Ivonne Cantu
Dr Ann Coxon
Robert & Shoshannah Fenner
Paul Masters
Steven Owen
George & Patti White

 

PATRONS’ CIRCLE EVENTS

2017 Bursary Recipients Showcase

Thursday 16th November

The launch of the 2017 recipients of the Opera Awards Foundation Bursaries, kindly hosted by our Trustee, Leslie Macleod Miller. Featuring arias and duets by a selection of this year’s winners, followed by drinks and canapés and a chance to hear about the emerging operatic careers of these young artists.

Dinner with Lawrence Brownlee

Monday 11th December

A private dinner with tenor Lawrence Brownlee at Mosimann’s, 11B West Halkin Street, Belgravia at 7pm on Monday 11th December.

Named 2017 “Male Singer of the Year” at the International Opera Awards, American-born Lawrence Brownlee has been hailed as one of “the world’s leading bel canto tenors” and performs this season at the Gran Teatre del Liceu Barcelona, Opernhaus Zurich and the Royal Opera House. This is your opportunity to meet Lawrence and to hear first hand about his career.

Contact us for more information and to book. Places are strictly limited.