Become a Patron

We work closely with our most generous supporters to explore new areas of opportunity and development at The Lir.

Silver Patron €1000 per year

As a Silver Patron, you will have direct contact with The Lir’s Development office.

Enjoy all the benefits of being a Friend PLUS:

  • A subscription ticket to see ALL shows at The Lir throughout the year (2 tickets for each show)
  • Two invitations to the annual ‘Ambassador’s Dinner’ fully catered for in The Lir in the company of The Lir’s Director, Board Members, Patrons and special supporters. Together with sporadic performances throughout the night by graduates, this is a unique opportunity to truly engage with the students, staff, directors and supporters of The Lir.
  • Access to eight tickets per performance during priority booking
  • Access to use The Lir Wine Bar area for a private function / small event*

* Use of space will be accommodated where possible and appropriate throughout the academic year

Gold Patron €2500 per year

Enjoy all the benefits of being a Silver Patron PLUS:

  • Invitation to 'The Lir Lunch' in Grand Canal Dock - for Gold Patrons exclusively. This is an intimate networking and social gathering with Loughlin Deegan, The Lir’s Board Members and philanthropic supporters in attendance. With an informal overview of The Lir’s activities and accomplishments, this is an opportunity be part of development plans for the future
  • Personal acknowledgement of your support in seasonal printed programme
  • Priority booking through the Development office where you will receive a personalised service
  • Access to 20 tickets per performance during priority booking
  • VIP reserved seating at reception/bar for you and your party prior to all performances
  • House-seats for every performance reserved for you and your party

You are a valued Patron of The Lir and we welcome your feedback. If you would like to meet with us, visit The Lir or meet with the students and staff, please get in touch. Contact Joanne O'Hagan,Director of Development, on +353 86 266 7511 or