Glyndebourne needs your help

COVID-19 appeal

Please donate today and help secure the future of opera at Glyndebourne

Donations of £150+ are credited in our Festival Programme.

If you would prefer to donate by phone please call our Development Team on +44(0)1273 053724


Glyndebourne continues to face devastating impact from the loss of revenue due to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic.

With the cancellation of Festival 2020 and continuing capacity restrictions in place, the income Festival 2021 generates will be greatly reduced. As a financially independent charity that receives no public subsidy for the Festival, your support has never been so vital to us.

Please make a donation to help us through this challenging time.

If you are a UK taxpayer we can claim Gift Aid on your donations at no extra cost to you.

As part of the donation process you will be asked if you would like to sign-up for Gift Aid, enabling Glyndebourne to reclaim tax on charitable donations at the rate of 25p for every £1 you give.

Thank you.

Glyndebourne receives no public subsidy for the Festival season and so relies on 95% ticket sales to cover our costs and to help subsidise all areas of our work, including our year-round community programme, autumn national Tour and digital programme. This work touches the lives of people of all ages from communities across the UK.

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