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Bath OperaEvening – Lecture Series

The third in our series of evening talks took place on Wednesday April 14th. Neil Kirkman and Rupert Drury, stage director and musical director respectively, gave an introduction to Eugene Onegin, which is to be our next main production in…
Barber of Seville

Summer Tour – The Barber of Seville

Plans for our summer tour of Rossini’s comic masterpiece are well advanced, with the start of rehearsals imminent.Eight performances in 5 different venues will take place in July and August.For more information go to Our Next Production
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Summer Tour – The Barber of Seville

Taking account of the government’s key dates  for easing lockdown restrictions, Bath Opera has decided to shift the performance period for our summer tour of The Barber of Seville. Performances will now be between  11th July…
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Bath Opera evening lectures

Last week Bath Opera hosted a highly successful event, ‘An evening with Isobel Buchanan’. An audience of over 40 joined via Zoom to hear our distinguished patron give an entertaining account of her operatic career, her views on vocal…
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We all need Friends…

These are clearly challenging times for the arts. Nevertheless, Bath Opera continues its plans for BOIBA later this year and its two exciting productions for 2021...
Barber of Seville

Barber of Seville – 2021

You may not be surprised to read that due to Covid-19 this year's summer tour of Rossini's comic opera 'The Barber of Seville' is being rescheduled for 2021.

Book your tickets and take your seats for Faust this week

It's the last chance to book your seats for Bath Opera's 2020 production of Gounod's Faust at the fabulous Roper Theatre on 20-22 February.
Rupert Hannah wedding

Too Hot to Handle?

It was Bath Opera's 2006 production of ‘The Elixir of Love’ which brought Rupert and Hannah Drury together when they were cast in opposite roles. We find out more about this couple brought together by music…

Faust rehearsals in full swing: latest video

Rehearsals for Bath Opera's 2020 production of Gounod's Faust are in full swing! Check out our latest video above from the University of Bath rehearsal studios...
Harriet Kirk

Meet the Soloist: Harriet Kirk

Soprano Harriet Kirk plays the role of Siebel in Bath Opera's forthcoming performance of Faust. We find out more about Harriet and the role she will be playing.Let’s find out more…