Patron Program

Levels

PATRON $2,500 (fully tax-deductible)

  • Priority ticket service via dedicated staff and phone lines
  • HD Live Advance Ticketing
  • Dress Rehearsal Passes
  • New Production Lectures
  • Lindemann Young Artist Development Program Concert and Reception
  • Patron Lounge and Belmont Room
  • Complimentary Coat Check
  • A full-year subscription to Opera News
  • Metropolitan Opera Gold Card, offering nationwide discounts at restaurants, hotels, shops and more
  • Member discount on Met merchandise
  • Invitation to National Patron Weekend (for out-of-town Patrons)

CONTRIBUTING PATRON $3,500 ($3,410 tax-deductible)

  • Priority ticket service via dedicated staff and phone lines
  • HD Live Advance Ticketing
  • Dress Rehearsal Passes
  • New Production Lectures
  • Lindemann Young Artist Development Program Concert and Reception
  • Patron Lounge and Belmont Room
  • Complimentary Coat Check
  • A full-year subscription to Opera News
  • Metropolitan Opera Gold Card, offering nationwide discounts at restaurants, hotels, shops and more.
  • Member discount on Met merchandise
  • Invitation to National Patron Weekend (for out-of-town Patrons)
  • Complimentary Backstage Tour
  • Invitation to A Conversation with Music Director James Levine 

SPONSOR PATRON $5,000 (fully tax-deductible)

  • Priority ticket service via dedicated staff and phone lines
  • HD Live Advance Ticketing
  • Dress Rehearsal Passes
  • New Production Lectures
  • Lindemann Young Artist Development Program Concert and Reception
  • Patron Lounge and Belmont Room
  • Complimentary Coat Check
  • A full-year subscription to Opera News
  • Metropolitan Opera Gold Card, offering nationwide discounts at restaurants, hotels, shops and more
  • Member discount on Met merchandise
  • Invitation to National Patron Weekend (for out-of-town Patrons)
  • Complimentary Backstage Tour
  • Invitation to A Conversation with Music Director James Levine  
  • Listing of your name in Playbill and Season Book
  • Passes to two selected working rehearsals

SPONSOR PATRON $6,000 ($5,860 tax-deductible), you receive all of the above, plus:

  • An invitation to the annual Season Preview with the General Manager

BENEFACTOR PATRON $7,500 ($7,255 tax-deductible)

  • Priority ticket service via dedicated staff and phone lines
  • HD Live Advance Ticketing
  • Dress Rehearsal Passes
  • New Production Lectures
  • Lindemann Young Artist Development Program Concert and Reception
  • Patron Lounge and Belmont Room
  • Complimentary Coat Check
  • A full-year subscription to Opera News
  • Metropolitan Opera Gold Card, offering nationwide discounts at restaurants, hotels, shops and more
  • Member discount on Met merchandise
  • Invitation to National Patron Weekend (for out-of-town Patrons)
  • Complimentary Backstage Tour
  • Invitation to A Conversation with Music Director James Levine 
  • Listing of your name in Playbill and Season Book
  • Passes to two selected working rehearsals
  • Season Preview with the General Manager
  • Young Artist Concert and Reception
  • Additional Passes to working rehearsals

BENEFACTOR PATRON $8,500 ($8,255 tax-deductible), you receive all of the above, plus:

  • Invitation to A Stage Director at Work: Hear Stage Director Gina Lipinski tell her stories about collaborating with artists, conductors, musicians, and designers to bring grand opera productions to the Met's stage.

PREMIERE CIRCLE SPONSOR $10,000 ($9,755 tax-deductible)

  • Priority ticket service via dedicated staff and phone lines
  • HD Live Advance Ticketing
  • Dress Rehearsal Passes
  • New Production Lectures
  • Lindemann Young Artist Development Program Concert and Reception
  • Patron Lounge and Belmont Room
  • Complimentary Coat Check
  • A full-year subscription to Opera News
  • Metropolitan Opera Gold Card, offering nationwide discounts at restaurants, hotels, shops and more
  • Member discount on Met merchandise
  • Invitation to National Patron Weekend (for out-of-town Patrons)
  • Complimentary Backstage Tour
  • Invitation to A Conversation with Music Director James Levine
  • Listing of your name in Playbill and Season Book
  • Passes to two selected working rehearsals
  • Season Preview with the General Manager
  • Young Artist Concert and Reception
  • Additional Passes to working rehearsals
  • Invitation to A Stage Director at Work: Hear Stage Director Gina Lipinski tell her stories about collaborating with artists, conductors, musicians, and designers to bring grand opera productions to the Met's stage.
  • Invitation to observe a Master Class

PREMIERE CIRCLE SPONSOR $12,500 ($12,225 tax-deductible), you receive all of the above, plus:

  • Invitation to National Council Auditions Semifinals: Hear promising young opera singers from the U.S. and Canada compete for a spot in the Grand Finals Concert.

PREMIERE CIRCLE BENEFACTOR $15,000 ($14,755 is tax-deductible)

  • Priority ticket service via dedicated staff and phone lines
  • HD Live Advance Ticketing
  • Dress Rehearsal Passes
  • New Production Lectures
  • Lindemann Young Artist Development Program Concert and Reception
  • Patron Lounge and Belmont Room
  • Complimentary Coat Check
  • A full-year subscription to Opera News
  • Metropolitan Opera Gold Card, offering nationwide discounts at restaurants, hotels, shops and more
  • Member discount on Met merchandise
  • Invitation to National Patron Weekend (for out-of-town Patrons)
  • Complimentary Backstage Tour
  • Invitation to A Conversation with Music Director James Levine 
  • Listing of your name in Playbill and Season Book
  • Passes to two selected working rehearsals
  • Season Preview with the General Manager
  • Young Artist Concert and Reception
  • Additional Passes to working rehearsals
  • Invitation to A Stage Director at Work: Hear Stage Director Gina Lipinski tell her stories about collaborating with artists, conductors, musicians, and designers to bring grand opera productions to the Met's stage.
  • Attend a Master Class
  • Invitation to National Council Auditions Semifinals: Hear promising young opera singers from the U.S. and Canada compete for a spot in the Grand Finals Concert.
  • Invitation to A Visit to the Met Archives: Archives director Robert Tuggle will lead you on a journey through the Met's 128-year history.

PREMIERE CIRCLE BENEFACTOR $20,000 ($19,755 tax-deductible), you receive all of the above, plus:

  • Invitation to Dressing the Artists: Wardrobe Director William Malloy, solo ladies supervisor Suzi Gomez-Pizzo and solo men's supervisor Louis Valantasis discuss their roles in dressing the Met's principal artists.