Become a Friend, Patron or Benefactor

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Become a Friend of Dionysus, enjoy the benefits and be part of a fantastic charity.

Friends membership runs from the 1st Jan - 31st Dec in the calendar year and costs £45 per year for Friends (fod), £250 for Patrons (pods) £1000 for Benefactors (bods) and £5000 for Gods (gods).

aod is a registered charity (1044532) and receives no regular public funding. We are commi tted to making high quality work, either through our performances, educational outreach work in schools or via our exclusive one off events.

By joining us you will help us to develop new work (new adaptations of ancient Greek drama or new writing inspired by myth) and help make the Classics accessible and available to all.

As a Friend (fod) you will receive benefits including:

  • advance information about aod activities, including previews to performances and work in progress showings
  • a special Members’ Pack for each production, including a signed programme
  • a free Friends newsletter and signed anniversary brochure

As a Patron (pod) you will receive benefits including:

  • advance information about aod activities, including previews to performances and work in progress showings, and access to special pre performance talks
  • free tickets to performances and an opportunity to liaise with the cast and creative team
  • a special Members’ Pack for each production, including a signed programme and production DVD
  • a free Friends newsletter and signed anniversary brochure

As a Benefactor (bod) you will receive benefits including:

  • advance information about aod activities, including previews to performances and work in progress showings,
  • and access to special pre performance talks and invitations to exclusive gala events throughout the year
  • free tickets to performances and an opportunity to liaise with the cast and creative team and access to post special social gatherings with actors and members of the creative team
  • a special Members’ Pack for each production, including a signed programme and production DVD
  • a free Friends newsletter and signed anniversary brochure
  • access to and participation in educational workshops
  • special acknowledgement at performances & events

As a God (god) you will receive benefits including:

  • advance information about aod activities, including previews to performances and work in progress showings, and access to special pre performance talks and invitations to exclusive gala events throughout the year
  • a special Members’ Pack for each production, including a signed programme
  • a free Friends newsletter and signed anniversary brochure
  • access to and participation in educational workshops
  • special acknowledgement at performances & events
  • lunch or dinner with our Chair, Bob Garbett and Artistic Director, Tamsin Shasha or w riter and adaptor David Stuttard and cocktails & canapés at the Oxford & Cambridge Club

As well as being part of a vital and thriving charity you will also be making an invaluable contribution to the company and the future of our work.

Friends of Dionysus wish to support the work of aod: our creative approach to Greek drama and new writing, our touring programme, educational material, outreach and engagement work with schools and young people and the support we give to further the professional development of teachers, lecturers and actors.

If you would like to join us we would invite you to covenant your membership by completing the gift aid form. It will enable us to claim tax back on the amount you give at no extra cost to you.

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