Swansea International Festival

Friends of the Festival

Since 1973, the Friends have supported Swansea International Festival by making a substantial annual contribution towards its costs.

Underwriting musicians’ fees, funding offstage activities such as talks and lectures, and helping to commission new music, the Friends are the beating heart of the Festival.

By joining the Friends, you can make a real, tangible difference to life in Swansea, helping to champion the city’s annual festival, and declaring to the world that we are a proud city with international cultural aspirations. Please join us! 

As a Friend you can enjoy the following benefits:

  • Invitation to the launch of the Festival and John Fussell Award for Young Musicians’ Competition
  • Advance booking for tickets
  • Opportunities to meet the artists at after-concert events
  • Friends’ social events throughout the year
  • Helping to support Swansea as a city of international standing

Most importantly, you will be making a contribution to maintaining the quality and high standard of events offered by the Festival.

Annual subscriptions are £15 for a single person or £20 for 2 people at the same address.

Interested? Download the membership form now.