Are you a young professional who loves live classical music?

Join WCO’s Young Professionals group, YWCO!

YWCO is all about exploring and enhancing the enjoyment of Washington’s vibrant arts community. YWCO offers a variety of exciting social and educational activities, including get-togethers before and after performances and invitations to other events throughout the year.

YWCO extends an invitation to all young professionals who are interested in joining. Whether you are a seasoned opera enthusiast or wanting to network with professionals in the area, we would love to have you as part of the WCO family!

Basic Membership ($35/individual | $40/couple, renewable every year)
Benefits include:

  • Invitations to exclusive events, such as house parties, pre-performance happy hours, talks, non-WCO performances, and beyond!

  • Access to specially priced tickets in a YWCO seating block for all WCO performances

  • Access to specially priced tickets to WCO’s Annual Spring Gala

  • A complimentary membership to The Guild for Washington Concert Opera — a long-standing support organization that offers educational/social programs to enhance audiences’ experiences with WCO

  • Volunteer and community outreach opportunities

  • Subscription to WCO’s eNewsletter

Premium Membership ($175/person, renewable every year)
Benefits include:

  • All Basic Membership benefits listed above, plus…

  • Complimentary access to post-performance cast parties at the Arts Club of Washington — a fun and easy way to meet our singers and other members of the WCO family


Upcoming YWCO Events

Second Annual Opera Outside

Saturday, October 27, 2018 | 11 AM | Meridian Hill Park
Join us for this outdoor concert followed by a pay-your-own-way social gathering at a local bar or restaurant.
Free and open to the public

Pre-Performance Happy Hour

Sunday, November 18, 2018 | 4:30 PM | District Commons
Meet and greet with fellow opera goers before attending Gounod’s Sapho at Lisner Auditorium*.
Cost of attendance included with YWCO Membership

pre-performance happy hour

Friday, April 5, 2019 | 5:30 PM | District Commons
Meet and greet with fellow opera goers before attending Rossini’s Zelmira at Lisner Auditorium*.
Cost of attendance included with YWCO Membership

cocktail reception and performance

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 | 6:00 PM | La Maison Française
Break our your black tie attire for an evening of cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, and an operatic performance at the French Embassy in Georgetown, as part of WCO’s Annual Spring Gala.
Purchase of a $75 ticket required

Information about upcoming house parties and informational talks will be released soon. Stay tuned!

 

*Purchase of a Premium YWCO Membership will also include complimentary attendance to a post-performance party at the Arts Club of Washington (a short walk from Lisner Auditorium).


questions about ywco membership?

info@concertopera.org