The masks are off: how artistry & safety harmonise this summer

Planning the Garsington Opera season in a pandemic has been an art in itself. Our ultimate aim was...more.

Semele Garsington Opera 2017 - Heidi Stober (Semele) credit Johan Persson.jpg

We are pleased to announce more financial support for our community of freelance artists & technical staff at a critial time for the arts.

On top of support announced in March...more.

Today we publish the 2018 Annual Review, covering our activity in the last year. We hope that you enjoy reading and thank our members and audience for their support, helping us...more.

Philharmonia Orchestra at Garsington Opera

In the lead up to its 30th Anniversary year, Garsington Opera, the Philharmonia Orchestra and The English Concert are delighted to announce new partnership arrangements from 2020.


We are delighted to reveal the new home for the Garsington Opera Shop, open throughout the season and featuring a range of bespoke collections which have been ...more.

Jonathon Swinard

Garsington Opera is delighted to announce the appointment of Jonathon Swinard as Head of Music.  He takes up this appointment at the end of the 2018 Season. 

Conductor and pianist...more.

Cliff Zammit Stevens, a member of our 2017 Alvarez Young Artists' Programme, shares his experiences. 

Having the opportunity to be selected as an Alvarez Young Artist during...more.

Douglas Boyd & Nicola Creed

This year has rushed by but there is much to remember from a wonderful summer festival at Garsington Opera and a host of work in the community. Here we publish our annual review (PDF...more.

Will Tuckett, Director

Ahead of the premiere of Rossini's L'italiana in Algeri, director Will Tuckett talks to What'sOnStage's Mark Valencia.

If ever the world of ballet threw up a polymath, it's Will...more.

Louise Alder

We are delighted to hear that soprano Louise Alder is Opera Now Magazine's Artist of the Month. She performs the role of Ilia in Idomeneo for Garsington Opera's 2016 Season.