Become a friend of the Opera / Join AROP
AROP brings together more than 3000 opera and ballet enthusiasts, individuals and corporates who wish to support the Paris Opera and be closely involved in its activities. With the goal of "promoting, by every means, the development and renown of the Paris Opera," it organises special events which contribute to the prestige of the Opera and whose profits are used to finance productions, tours, educational programmes, the Ballet School, the Atelier Lyrique (Lyric Workshop) ...
Become a privileged spectator
As a ballet and opera enthusiast, you appreciate the Paris Opera and wish to play an active role in the life of the institution. Become a member of AROP and profit from a range of benefits which will allow you to fully enjoy the Opera experience in exceptional conditions.
> Prime seating locations for all performances
> Early bookings, starting in September, independent of the Opera’s booking opening date calendar.
> In the case of last-minute problems, free ticket exchange for the production of your choice.
> Private room reserved for AROP members, before performances and during intervals.
> Access to AROP subscription plans, to freely select from nearly 40 performances of opera or ballet in both theatres.
> Priority booking for AROP galas.
> Possibility of booking cocktails during intervals and suppers after performances on subscription and gala evenings.
Experience the Opera
In addition to ticketing advantages, AROP involves you in the life of the Paris Opera throughout the season, and invites you to experience opera and ballet differently thanks to a programme of events reserved for members:
> Avant-première presentation of the new season by the Director of the Paris Opera and the Director of Dance.
> Working sessions opera or ballet rehearsals, private backstage tours…
> Free and exclusive annual receptions, including award-giving evenings for the operatic and dance Prizes.
> Thematic conferences related to programming, encounters with the artists, presentation of new operatic productions by a musicologist.
> Free admission, every visiting day, to the public areas of the Palais Garnier and the exhibitions at the Opera Museum-Library.
Become a member of AROP
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