Individual Supporters

Become a Friend of the RNZB

Join the movement and keep the dancers on their toes!

The Friends of the RNZB are passionate about ballet and have supported the RNZB since its inception. Express your love of ballet by taking out an annual membership.

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Annual membership of the Adult Friends starts from just $50. This gives you access to discounted tickets and newsletters with in-depth information from behind the scenes at the Ballet and a chance to get involved with other RNZB activities throughout the year. Young Friends membership is just $30, with a discount for siblings living in the same household.  Young Friends of the RNZB also receive discounts for RNZB Education Open Classes.

Membership benefits

  • 20% discount on two tickets per show per venue
  • An invitation to buy 2 Wellington Dress Rehearsal tickets for $25 each
  • Invitations to watch Company Class on tour
  • Quarterly e-news
  • Discount at most RNZB Education events
  • Annual Behind the Scenes newsletter
  • Giveaways for Young Friends
  • Access to our private Facebook group, RNZB Friends and Whānau

*Friends of the RNZB discount cannot be used in conjunction with Subscriber discounts. Membership is for a calendar year from 1 January to 31 December.

If you wish to donate by direct credit our bank account details are:

Royal New Zealand Ballet
Westpac Bank
03 0558 0162068 01

Please include these details:

Particulars: Full Name
Code: Your Friends membership number (if known)
Reference: RNZB Friend

For enquiries or additional information, please contact Alex Holden, Development Co-ordinator, on 021 246 0382 or email

The Royal New Zealand Ballet is a Registered Charitable Trust. Friend of the RNZB memberships are not considered a donation and therefore are not eligible for a tax credit.

Friends Soloist Ana Gallardo Lobaina, 2022. Photo by Paul Ross Jones

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