Friends

By joining the Friends, you are contributing directly to the future development of the Buxton International Festival. There are six levels of membership and all your support helps us to deliver an exciting festival, nurturing talent and spreading the word to new audiences.

All BIF Friends receive:

  • Priority booking
  • Friends newsletter
  • Overture and e-bulletins
  • Opportunities to enjoy Friends events throughout the year, including music holidays
  • Recognition of your support in the Festival Programme Book

Join the Friends or renew your membership below.

Our preferred way for you to donate your subscription is by Direct Debit. Subscriptions may be donated quarterly from Patron Level and above. Directors Circle donations may also be donated monthly. Please contact us to arrange your Direct Debit. Alternatively, a single annual subscription may be donated by PayPal below.

By Gift Aiding your subscription, you will be adding a further 25% to our funds. If you are eligible for Gift Aid, please download our form below.

Download the Gift Aid form

 

To find out more about becoming a Friend, register your interest and we’ll give you a call.

Friend

Individual £30 Joint £40



Rewards

  • One week priority booking – two tickets per performance, four for joint members

Gold Friend

£60 Individual £85 Joint



Rewards

  • Two weeks priority booking – up to four tickets per performance and six for joint members

Patron

£175 Individual £250 Joint



Rewards

  • Three week priority booking with unlimited seats per performance
  • Advance copy of the Festival brochure sent by email
  • Festival Programme Book
  • Interval Drinks at the Cavendish Bar

Gold Patron

£330 Individual £440 Joint



Includes all Patron rewards plus

  • Four weeks priority booking – unlimited seats
  • Priority booking wait list for sold out events
  • Invitation to attend a Dress Rehearsal for ticket holders

Benefactor

£500 Individual £600 Joint




Rewards

  • Four weeks priority booking – unlimited seats
  • Priority booking wait list for sold out events
  • Invitation to attend a Dress Rehearsal for ticket holders
  • Personalised booking service
  • An opportunity to meet Festival artists
  • An invitation to attend the annual Festival Dinner at a special rate

Directors Circle

£1,500 Individual




Includes all Benefactor rewards plus

  • Your own Relationship Manager
  • Tour of the opera set
  • Invitations to previews and special events