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Douglas Boyd, who conducts our A Midsummer Night's Dream, gives an insight into the collaboration and how it captures the magic of Mendelssohn’s music and the genius of Shakespeare’s...more.

One of Garsington Opera’s key objectives is to discover, encourage and nurture the best young performing talent. As part of this we present annual awards to two young artists from the...more.

Providing an insight into Strauss' private life, particularly the relationship with his wife Pauline, Intermezzo combines comedy, with drama and music. Rising star Oliver Johnston talks...more.

Garsington Opera is delighted to present a programme of new Opera and Wellbeing initiatives for their 2015 Education Programme. Working with the National Spinal Injuries Centre at Stoke...more.

The world premiere of Benjamin Britten’s last opera, Death in Venice, was performed at Snape Maltings, near Aldeburgh in Suffolk, on 16 June 1973. Conducting that first performance was...more.

Jac van Steen, one of the Netherlands' most active conductors, brings his unique brand of energy and eclecticism to Garsington Opera in 2015. Here he describes the intricacies which drew...more.

"A Midsummer Night's Dream is one of my favourite Shakespeare plays, so I am delighted to be able to stage this bespoke version incorporating speeches from the play along with...more.

5 June - 18 July

Having garnered 5★ reviews for all our productions this year, we are delighted to announce our 2015 season. We look forward to bringing back Mozart as a fundamental...more.

Claire Booth is a knockout Vixen in this superb rendering of Janáček’s opera ★★★★★ The Guardian Read more

Teeming with life ★★★★★ The Telegraph Read more

  Luminous and...more.

An evening bursting with joie de vivre...funny, sexy and gloriously extravagant ★★★★★ What's On Stage Read more  

A summer evening serenade perfect for country-house opera ★★★★ The...more.

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