The Leonard Ingrams Foundation Awards were launched in May 2006 to honour the memory of Garsington Opera’s founder, ensure the continuity of his vision and to support, encourage and...more.

Victoria Rees, artist and designer, will be creating four unique pieces for the Garsington Opera shop in 2014. Here she discusses her inspiration and artistic process.

I was...more.

We spoke to language coach Lada Valešová and asked her to explain why the huge task of performing opera in its original language, like our production of The Cunning Little Vixen in Czech...more.

One of Garsington Opera’s key objectives is to discover, encourage and nurture the best young performing talent. As part of this, we present annual awards to two young artists from the...more.

2014 is an important year for anniversaries. Not only is it Garsington Opera’s 25th season and the 200th anniversary of the first performance of Beethoven's Fidelio in its final version...more.

We are delighted to announce the winners of the 2013 Simon Sandbach and Helen Clarke awards, recognising extraordinary young talent, musical skill and contribution to productions.


Joshua Bloom who played Leporello in our 2012 production of Don Giovanni returns in 2014 and is in the unusual position of performing two roles for the company: Harašta in Janáček's The...more.

We last saw Grant Doyle (baritone) at Garsington Opera in the title role of Daniel Slater’s critically acclaimed 2012 production of Don Giovanni and we are delighted to welcome him back...more.

Our production team does a wonderful job each year changing the sets between performances, often working through the night when we have performances on consecutive days.


Hailed by The New York Times as “a radiant mezzo-soprano”, Irish singer Naomi O'Connell (La Périchole 2012) returns to Garsington Opera for our 2014 season in the British premiere of...more.