Wexford Festival Opera launched The President’s Circle campaign during the 60th Wexford Festival Opera in 2011. Lord Magan of Castletown, a longtime supporter of the Festival, is leading the campaign and working in conjunction with Wexford Opera’s small but dedicated development team to help ensure its success.
The initial phase of this major gifts campaign aimed to fund the artistic ambition and vision of the Festival annually up to 2014. More specifically, the campaign is designed to fund the annual shortfall in the Festival’s artistic budget, with philanthropic gifts to the President’s Circle directed solely towards this end.
Some examples of specific artistic projects which are available for funding via President’s Circle gifts are as follows: