The Friends of Drottningholms Slottsteater
|From left Christer Villard, chairman of the Friends Association and H.R.H. Crown Princess Victoria together with the scholarship award winners for 2009; Celia Berndtzen, Eric Lobelius, Susanna Stern, Michael Axelsson, Daniel Stighäll and Lukas Jakobski. Photo: Charles Hammarsten.|
The Friends of Drottningholms Slottsteater is a non-profit-making organisation established in 1935 and is one of Sweden's oldest friends' associations with 2,100 members. HM the King is the association's illustrious patron and HM the Queen the honorary chairwoman.
Membership fees, proceeds from capital, and contributions from individual members enable the Friends' Association to make an annual contribution to the productions of Drottningholms Slottsteater and Sveriges Teatermuseum – the Theatre Museum of Sweden (formerly Drottningholms Teatermusem). The Association also awards training scholarships each year to young singers, dancers and musicians who have worked at Drottningholms Slottsteater.
|The annual subscription for individual members is SEK 350:-, while for married couples and partners it is SEK 500:-, for young people up to 25 years of age SEK 150:- and for business companies SEK 10,000:-. The subscription for life membership is SEK 10,000:-
You can become a member of the Friends of Drottningholms Slottsteater by paying your subscription via SWIFT/BIC into our account (IBAN) number: SE05 9500 0099 6042 4732 0007 at Nordea Bank AB (publ), SE-105 71 Stockholm. Your subscription can be paid by debit/credit card if you send your card number and expiry date details to our office (see below). We accept Visa, Master Card, American Express and Diners. Please note that the secretary's office needs to be notified of the names, addresses and e-mail addresses of everyone applying for membership. During the summer you will also be able to arrange and pay your subscription for membership in the theatre shop at Drottningholm.
As a member you will be supporting Drottningholms Slottsteater and Sveriges Teatermuseum and at the same time acquire a number of benefits
Priority booking of tickets for performances at Drottningholms Slottsteater
Participation in the draw for free tickets to preliminary dress rehearsals
20% discount on the usual range of items sold in the theatre shop in Duke Carl's Pavilion as well as free entry to scheduled guided tours of Drottningholms Slottsteater
Föreningen Drottningholmsteaterns Vänner
(The Friends of Drottningholms Slottsteater)
104 65 STOCKHOLM
Telephone: +46 8-556 931 12
Please get in touch with Eva Bäckvall Nihlén at the secretary's office if you wish to make further enquiries.