Help Support the Future of the Glyndebourne Tour
Take Your Place on the Conductor’s Podium
At the Tour 50 Concert Event you will be able to purchase your very own conductors baton which offers the possibility of winning up to 100 exciting prizes from tickets and dinner to some top West End shows to works of art, jewellery and other luxury packages. Here below are some of the prizes that your Glyndebourne conductors baton – which will be only sold on the night at £300 a baton (£500 for two) – can unlock for you.
A private box for five at the Royal Albert Hall, London, for one selected event
Rock, classical, pop, circus, opera and ballet and more all take the stage at London’s most iconic venue, which has been creating unforgettable memories since 1871. This prize is an opportunity for five people to enjoy a spectacular view of one of a diverse selection of shows in their own box at the Royal Albert Hall. Jerwood Foundation is the founder of a family of organisations united in their commitment to support, nurture and reward excellence in the arts in the UK. Kindly donated by Alan Grieve CBE on behalf of the Jerwood Foundation.
£500 dining package at Glyndebourne during Festival 2019
A dining package worth up to the value of £500 for Festival 2019 which includes a pre-performance Ha-Ha tea with Champagne for four, Dinner for four in Middle and Over Wallop Restaurant and two bottles of wine. Kindly donated by Leith’s at Glyndebourne.
Four tickets to the NT and Neal Street Productions’ critically acclaimed The Lehman Trilogy by Stefano Massini adapted by Ben Power
Four tickets and a full hospitality package (programmes, access to the lounge and an interval drink) for The Lehman Trilogy. Following a sold-out run at the National Theatre, the NT and Neal Street Productions’ critically acclaimed production will transfer to the Piccadilly Theatre in May 2019. The story of a family and a company that changed the world, told in three parts on a single evening. Sam Mendes directs Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley and Ben Miles who play the Lehman Brothers, their sons and grandsons. On a cold September morning in 1844 a young man from Bavaria stands on a New York dockside. Dreaming of a new life in the new world. He is joined by his two brothers and an American epic begins. 163 years later, the firm they establish – Lehman Brothers – spectacularly collapses into bankruptcy, and triggers the largest financial crisis in history. Kindly donated by Ambassador Theatre Group.
A day writing with Guy Chambers in his London recording studio
This prize is a day in Sleeper Sounds Studio, a veritable treasure trove of vintage keyboards,guitars,drums and microphones.The only studio ever to be included in World of Interiors magazine and a firm favourite of artists such as Ed Sheeran, Stormzy, Frank Ocean, Robbie Williams and Rita Ora. The studio is owned by 3 x Ivor Novella winning songwriter Guy Chambers,famous for his many hits written with Robbie Williams. Guy Chambers will write a song with the winner and join them for a day guiding them through the recording and writing process. Kindly donated by Guy Chambers.
A signed copy of Tolkien’s Secret Vice plus dinner at Glyndebourne and Elvish Lesson with Dr. Andrew Higgins
A signed copy of Tolkien’s Secret Vice plus dinner at Glyndebourne and Elvish Lesson with Dr. Andrew Higgins. Kindly donated by Dr Andrew Higgins.
Appear as a character in a signed, framed print of The Mulberry Bees on Tour
A framed, signed print of a unique picture celebrating 50 years of the Tour. Created by Rich Joyner, illustrator and co-author of The Mulberry Bees – a children’s book inspired by Glyndebourne – the piece will include a specially drawn caricature of the winner (solo, couple or family group) inserted into the action. Plus a copy of the book, signed by Rich and Bethany Moore, and a pot of purple honey. Kindly donated by Mulberry Bees.
Dinner at The Club at The Ivy including wines chosen by the Director
This voucher entitle you to a complimentary meal for four at The Club at The Ivy including wines chosen by the Director. Enjoy our live jazz band in The Piano Bar before your dinner in The Drawing Room. Kindly donated by The Club at The Ivy.
Receive a private visit to your garden from John Hoyland, Glyndebourne’s garden adviser
John will suggest how you might improve your garden, solve any garden problems you have and help you achieve the garden that you dream of having. John Hoyland is an award-wining garden writer and consultant who designs, develops and renovates gardens in Britain and Europe. Kindly donated by John Hoyland.
An evening at Glyndebourne’s 2019 Festival
An evening for two including a pair of tickets to one of our Festival 2019 performances and dinner at our Middle and Over restaurant and a backstage tour.
A pair of 22 carat gold tapered ear-drops with a facetted Imperial topaz set in the pendant drop
A pair of 22 carat gold tapered ear-drops with a facetted Imperial topaz set in the pendant drop. The long curved earwires are in 18 carat gold, so they are hallmarked 18 carat at the London Assay Office. The retail price is £1150.00. Kindly donated by Jean Scott-Moncrieff.
Dinner for two people at Brat with bottle of wine and rare sherry
‘A meal with many high points… utterly lovely’ – Jay Rainer on a meal at Brat. Enjoy a meal for two at this Basque-inspired, 1 Michelin starred restaurant in Shoreditch, where native produce cooked over fire. Kindly donated by Brat.
A director’s chair, exclusively designed for Glyndebourne featuring designs by Erté
This exclusive director’s chair features the stunning Erté costume design for Octavian from the 1980 Glyndebourne production of Der Rosenkavalier. This folding chair is supremely comfortable, portable and hard wearing. Great for garden parties, outdoor concerts and picnicking. Kindly donated by the Glyndebourne Shop.