Book Pre-Season Events

Insight Talks

Led by specialist scholars and with excerpts performed by singers from the Alvarez Young Artists’ Programme, our Insight Talks are designed to offer historical context and musical insight to enhance your enjoyment of the operas in the summer. Insight Talks are £15 and will start at 7pm, with guests invited to join us for a glass of wine from 6.30pm. Talks last approximately one hour. 

Die Zauberflöte Wednesday 18 April 2018
Leonard Wolfson Auditorium, Wolfson College, Linton Road, Oxford OX2 6UD
Speaker: Sarah Lenton

Capriccio Wednesday 25 April 2018
Killik & Co., 46 Grosvenor Street, London W1K 3HN
Speaker: Katy Hamilton

Falstaff Wednesday 9 May 2018
Leonard Wolfson Auditorium, Wolfson College, Linton Road, Oxford OX2 6UD
Speaker: Barbara Eichner
 

 

Pre-performance Talks

Designed to enrich your experience of the opera to follow, pre-performance talks involve key members of the Garsington Opera artistic and production teams in an informal discussion centred on the creative processes of each production, followed by questions from the floor. Talks are £12 and held in the Opera Pavilion. Approximately 45 minutes duration. 

Capriccio
Sunday 3 June, 4.30pm

Die Zauberflöte
Friday 8 June, 4.30pm

Falstaff
Monday 18 June, 5pm

The Skating Rink
Sunday 8 July, 5pm