Being a patron means you are helping us maintain the highest quality in our programmes and keeping Eden Court at the heart of cultural life in the highlands.
In return for your generosity, we do what we can to enhance your enjoyment of the arts at Eden Court and let you know just how much your support is helping.
We will invite you to get behind the scenes, meet directors and performers and stay up to date with the latest developments at Eden Court. There will be opportunities to attend rehearsals and special events and a dedicated booking service will help ensure you get the best tickets available for the events you enjoy.
Eden Court Patrons
£1,200 annually or £100 per month by Direct Debit
Eden Court Patrons includes benefits with a value which is based on the actual cost of the membership to Eden Court. Any amounts over and above this are given by choice as a donation to Eden Court and are eligible for Gift Aid. To discuss purchasing the benefits separately, please contact the Fundraising office.
As a Patron you will be joining others who share your interest and commitment to the arts in the Highlands; together you’ll make a real difference to what we do. You can become a Patron as an individual, a couple or a family if you wish.
For more information please get in touch with Aelish O'Rourke:
Patrons Annual Dinner
Date and details to be confirmed
Patrons are invited to join Eden Court's Chairman, Chief Executive and artistic guests for an evening to celebrate your support.
To book please contact Aelish O'Rourke: [email protected] 01463 732 679
Please note there may be a charge for some events.
If you are not a Patron but are interested in joining us at an event please get in touch ([email protected]).
Recent Patron Events
Cyrano de Bergerac Opening and Inverness Film Festival Opening Night
Patrons enjoyed an early supper before seeing either the opening night of National Theatre of Scotland’s Cyrano de Bergerac or the Film Festival's Opening Night premiere screening of The Old Man and the Gun starring Robert Redford, Sissy Spacek and Casey Affleck. Afterwards they joined other guests for an opening night celebration.
Les Ballets Trockadero De Monte Carlo Opening Night
Patrons enjoyed a fabulous performance from the ever flawless Trocks and then Patrons and other guests joined the Trocks for a drinks reception in the Bishop's Palace.
Simon Reeve Reception
Patrons heard a fascinating talk from explorer Simon Reeve before joining other guests for a drinks reception in the Bishop's Palace.
Under Canvas Launch Party
Patrons joined other guests at the launch of Eden Court's summer pop-up bar on the lawn.
Patrons Summer Supper
Patrons met Eden Court's new Chief Executive, James Mackenzie-Blackman over an informal summer supper in the Bishop's Palace.
The Isle of Love Opening Night
Patrons set sail for the opening night of new indie-pop musical The Isle of Love, created by Right Lines productions in association with Eden Court. Following the performance, Patrons and other guests joined the cast and creative team for a launch reception before the show embarked on a major Scottish tour.
Patrons Annual Dinner
Eden Court's interim Chief Executive Mike Griffiths and Jane Gill, Chair of the Board welcomed Patrons for a special evening celebrating the new Eden Court production, The Return. The talented cast performed a brief excerpt from the play before they and the creative team joined Patrons for a private dinner.