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Opera Collective Ireland is delighted to have secured an Opera Production Award from the Arts Council of Ireland to present the  world premiere of Raymond Deane’s opera VAGABONES  directed by Ben Barnes and conducted by Sineád Hayes for performances this September in Dublin, Dundalk, Youghal and Waterford. To realise our plans we also need your support. To this end, we would like to offer you the opportunity to make a vital contribution to our work by joining the FRIENDS CIRCLE.

In return you will receive

  • A programme book where your support will be clearly acknowledged
  • Priority booking for a performance of your choice
  • An invitation for two to a pre-performance or interval reception
  • The opportunity to visit open rehearsals and to meet the artists
  • Regular information about the company and the artists you are supporting

Please download the following form which should then be completed, saved and returned as an email attachment to [email protected]

To those who have already done so, many thanks – we couldn’t do it without you.

Download Membership Form

To date our critically acclaimed productions have showcased young Irish singers who have since gone on to perform on some of the most prominent opera stages of the world including the Royal Opera Covent Garden, La Scala Milan, the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence, the Maggio Musicale Florence, Opera North, Scottish Opera and the Oper Frankfurt.

As the only opera company in Ireland dedicated solely to promoting Irish artists, Opera Collective Ireland would now like to offer you the opportunity to support our groundbreaking work by joining the STANFORD CIRCLE. Named after the eminent Irish composer and educator, members of this select group of individuals and organisations make a vital contribution to the future of young Irish artists as we collaborate with Crash Ensemble to present the world première of Raymond Deane’s VAGABONES this September.

In appreciation for your support you will receive

  • Four complimentary tickets to the opening performance of  VAGABONES at the Civic Theatre, Tallaght or a further performance of your choice in September 2019.
  • The production programme where your membership of the STANFORD CIRCLE will be clearly listed
  • Inclusion of a corporate logo/identity in the programme and discretionary use of a full page as desired
  • Invitations for interval drinks and a post-performance reception
  • The opportunity to visit open rehearsals and to meet the artists
  • Regular information regarding the company and the artists you are supporting

For more details please contact

[email protected]

Join us the future is in your hands.