Presenting fully staged grand opera, sung in English

Tickets now on sale for Merry Wives of Windsor

21st November 2023 by No comments yet

Merry Wives of Windsor – Nicolai Thursday 15th to Saturday 17th February 2024 – starting at 7:30 @ 1532 Performing Arts Centre, Elton Road, Bristol, BS8 1SJ Prices (tickets now on sale) http://www.bristolopera.co.uk/tickets/

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Cast for Merry Wives of Windsor announced

15th October 2023 by No comments yet

We are pleased to announce that we have cast the leading roles for the Merry Wives of WIndsor production (15th to 17th February, 2024) Tickets are now on sale. http://www.bristolopera.co.uk/next-show

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Bristol Opera is looking for new singers to join us – especially men!

5th September 2023 by No comments yet

If you are interested in our company then find out more by clicking on the ‘join us’ menu or here :

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Merry Wives of Windsor – auditions

4th August 2023 by No comments yet

Auditions to take place on Sunday 10th and 17th September 16:00 to 18:00 Church Hall, Horfield Methodist Church, Bristol, BS7 8SN Page numbers below refer to the Peters vocal score that can be downloaded from IMSLP. Email Arne Kovac @ akovacuk@gmail.com for English words using Graham Billing’s translation. Audition dates will be in September Frau

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Bristol Opera is pleased to announce that its next production is the Merry Wives of Windsor in February 2024

12th June 2023 by No comments yet

There are a number of parts that we will be seeking members, and any prospective members, to audition for in July 2023. Alice Ford – sopranoMeg Page – mezzo-sopranoSir John Falstaff – bassFenton – tenorFord – baritoneAnne Page – sopranoPage- bassSlender – tenorDr. Cajus – bassFirst citizen – tenor Audition Dates to be announced shortly.

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Bristol Opera wins a prestigious award for its 2022 production of L’Elisir d’Amore

20th May 2023 by No comments yet

At a presentation in Plymouth on 20th May 2023, Bristol opera was awarded the Noda Gerry Branton Award for Best Operatic Production in the South-west – joint winners with Bath Opera. This was our first production after the Covid pandemic, and we are very proud to have fought hard to ensure we went back on

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