The Bartered Bride

A simple tale of young love triumphing over cynical calculation, this irresistible comedy abounds with fresh folk-like melodies, joyous Bohemian dances and a mesmerising circus scene.

La traviata

Profoundly moving music, fervent passion and sweeping drama, Verdi’s La traviata simply has it all.

The Coronation of Poppea

One of opera’s earliest masterpieces, Poppea charts the consuming obsession of Nero for the beautiful Poppea and his ruthless efforts to sway aside any obstacle that stands in the way of their union.

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  • Roll up, Roll up! The Circus is in town!

    18th Oct 2014

    Preparing for an opera role doesn't usually involve circus tricks and pirouettes en pointe... but for Jennifer France, singing Esmeralda in our production of The Barter...

  • Conducting The Bartered Bride

    14th Oct 2014

    We caught up with conductor Anthony Kraus to find out why he thinks The Bartered Bride is such a unique and enjoyable piece. Could you tell us a little bit about yo...

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