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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.

Semele Garsington Opera 2017 - Heidi Stober in title role Credit: Johan Persson.jpg

We are delighted to announce that BBC Radio 3's Opera on 3 will broadcast its production of Handel's Semele this Saturday 1 July at 6.30pm. This marks the first radio broadcast from...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 - Silver Birch, Garsington Opera, 2017

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.

Garsington Youth Opera Company rehearse Silver Birch

Whilst checking through learning tracks for our new People’s Opera Silver Birch at the kitchen table last night I was asked by my 9 year-old son: “who was involved in creating this opera...more.

We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for a prestigious Royal Philharmonic Society Award in the category of Opera and Music Theatre for our 2016 production of ...more.

Joshua Bloom on returning to Garsington with old friends and the role of Figaro: 

Figaro is one of the great masterpieces of the repertoire and it never fails to yield to me new...more.

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