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Picnicking at Garsington Opera
2018 SEASON 31 May – 22 July 2018

 

Die Zauberflöte

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Conductor Christian CurnynDirector / Designer Netia Jones

Mozart’s much-loved final opera, The...more.

Le nozze di Figaro (2017)
Pelléas et Mélisande

★★★★ "You'd be hard pressed to find a better cast female lead thatn Andrea Carroll...she makes a bewitching Mélisande." Hannah Nepil, Financial Times, 21 June 2017...more.

Following a successful second year for our Opera for All programme of free public screenings, we are delighted to announce that in 2017 our production of Handel's Semele will be screened...more.

Charlotte Rose, joint Head Gardener at Wormsley, gives a taste of the incredible work she and her team have done since last season to keep the Walled Garden and Opera Garden looking so...more.

The Silver Birch Youth Company met for the first time at Cressex Community School during the Easter Holidays for an intensive course of rehearsals. Over three days the company explored...more.

Introducing Tim Knight, Technical Assistant Stage Manager for Silver Birch and Senior Stage Technician for the other 2017 Season productions.  
How did you end up working in opera?

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 An update on the huge task of bringing rehearsals together, from Silver Birch producer, Kate Laughton. 

We have reached the end of our first phase of rehearsals with our Silver...more.

Designer of Silver Birch, Rhiannon Newman Brown, on the developing production.  

The design process for Silver Birch has been unique in my career so far. This is the first time I...more.

Roxanna Panufnik, composer of this year's newly commissioned people's opera Silver Birch, describes how the piece came to life:

While I was driving back from an idyllic Cotswolds...more.

We are delighted to announce details of the 2018 Season at Garsington Opera. 

We present the world premiere of The Skating Rink by leading British composer David Sawer with a...more.

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