Associate Membership

Join Associate Membership today to secure your place for priority booking for Festival 2015 and beyond.
Prioirty booking for Festival 2014 is now closed.
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Associate Membership benefits 

  • The opportunity to apply for up to 24 Festival tickets (spread across 6 productions) in the second priority ballot*
  • Glyndebourne's personal booking service
  • A position on the waiting list for lifelong Festival Society Membership (estimated waiting time approx 10 years)
  • Newsletters and advance information about the Festival and special events

 Associate Membership costs

  • Associate Members pay a one-off, non-refundable registration fee of £500. To arrange payment in two installments please apply by telephone.
  • An annual subscription of £80 (or £75 by Direct Debit)

*Terms and conditions apply

Read our Frequently Asked Questions regarding Associate Membership.

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Telephone: +44(0)1273 815400 Mon – Fri 10am – 5pm

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Why is there a time limit?

Due to demand from other customers seats are reserved for a maximum of 20 minutes in order to allow you to complete your purchase. If the order has not been completed within this time, all seats will be removed from your basket.