"It's the terrific panache of Karen Gillingham's staging that really socks you between the eyes and ears. It was all superbly played by the Garsington Opera Orchestra,...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?
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.
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.
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.
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.