English National Ballet Announces its 2018-19 Season

14/03/2018

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English National Ballet’s 2018-2019 Season 

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NEW! The Cleveland Orchestra’s 2018-19 Season

13/03/2018

The Cleveland Orchestra Announces Its 2018-19 Season

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On 11 December 1918, the Cleveland Orchestra gave its first concert, under the direction of its founding music director, Nikolai Sokoloff. As the ensemble embarks on its second century, the Orchestra has announced a lively season to mark the occasion. Franz Welser-Möst, the ensemble’s seventh music director, will oversee a year of audience-pleasing favorites mixed with enterprising new works and neglected classics. Read more

Booking Open for Longborough Festival Opera 2018

05/03/2018

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LONGBOROUGH FESTIVAL OPERA 2018

Shortly after announcing that Polly Graham will take over as Artistic Director, booking has opened for the 2018 season of Longborough Festival Opera. Read more

Leeds Lieder’s Four-Day Celebration of Art Song in April 2018

23/02/2018

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LEEDS LIEDER PRESENTS POETRY INTO SONG

Leeds Lieder Festival 2018: Thursday 19 – Sunday 22 April 2018

Leeds Lieder presents – ‘Poetry into Song’ – a four-day Festival (19 – 22 April 2018) celebrating art-song, poetry and community under the Artistic Directorship of pianist Joseph Middleton. Read more

World Premiere by Novaya Opera of Pushkin – The Opera in the Theatre in the Woods

22/02/2018

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PUSHKIN – THE OPERA

STAGED WORLD PREMIERE GIVEN BY MOSCOW’S NOVAYA OPERA AT GRANGE PARK OPERA, SURREY: 11-12 JULY 2018 Read more

Dartington International Summer School & Festival’s 70th

16/02/2018

Dartington International Summer School & Festival Announces its 70th Anniversary Programme

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Internationally-renowned Dartington Summer School & Festival has released the course programme for its 70th Anniversary Summer School and Festival, curated by the pianist Joanna MacGregor, that will run from 28 July to 25 August, 2018. As usual, the Festival will be centered around Dartington Hall, the 14th century Grade1listed country estate located in Totnes, Devon. Read more

UPDATED! The Winner of the Glyndebourne Opera Cup and Glyndebourne in 2018

12/02/2018

Major new international singing competition launched by Glyndebourne

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AND THE WINNER IS … SAMANTHA HANKEY

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The first winner of the Glyndebourne Opera Cup was decided tonight (24 March) as the new international singing competition reached its closing stage at Glyndebourne.

Mezzo-soprano Samantha Hankey, 25, from the USA, was crowned the overall winner, receiving £15,000 and the guarantee of a role within five years at one of the top opera houses represented on the competition jury. Read more

NEW! LA Opera’s 2018/19 Season

02/02/2018

LA OPERA IN 2018/2019 Read more

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