This season Quirijn de Lang makes his sixth appearance at Garsington Opera, having previously performed in Ariadne auf Naxos, La Cenerentola and last year's L'Italiana in Algeri. Here he...more.

David Sawer

Leading British composer David Sawer and celebrated young playwright Rory Mullarkey have been commissioned by Garsington Opera to write a new work - The Skating Rink (based on the novel...more.

2013 community opera, Road Rage.

Over the past few months Garsington Opera's Learning & Participation team has been running recruitment workshops for adults and young people to join the company for this summer's...more.

Sarah Tynan, soprano - Fiorolla in Il turco in Italia, 2017

Renowned British soprano Sarah Tynan was one of a trio of top soloists in our 2016 collaboration with Rambert, The Creation. In 2017 she returns to sing a very different role; that of...more.

Jennifer France, soprano - Susanna in Le nozze di Figaro 2017

For our series of introductions to members of the 2017 cast and creative teams, we spoke to soprano Jennifer France who returns to Garsington following her role debut as Marzelline in ...more.

Philharmonie de Paris

The cast of Garsington Opera’s outstanding production of Fidelio, staged to critical acclaim in 2014, will perform a semi-staged concert performance in Paris on Thursday 24 November in...more.

Silver Birch

Silver Birch has been gradually unfolding over the past year following completion of the libretto by writer Jessica Duchen. Here, Producer Kate Laughton brings us up-to-date on all the...more.

We are delighted to welcome back conductor Jac van Steen following the success of Intermezzo in 2015. Here he describes his preparations for Pelléas et Mélisande and what he is looking...more.

Heidi Stober

Semele opens our 2017 season and brings a series of firsts for Garsington Opera including the first time we have featured Handel in our programme and role debuts for Heidi...more.


In view of the very adverse weather forecast with high winds and rain we have regrettably taken the decision to postpone the open...more.