The Creation

★★★★ "It's handsomely danced by a huge cast. Douglas Boyd conducts a rich orchestral performance, with sprightly rhythm and a witty sense of Haydn's sound effects." Zoë...more.

This week sees the launch of our next collaboration with BBC Arts to present films of our season highlights through their website. Our acclaimed 2016 production of Tchaikovsky's Eugene...more.

We are delighted that this is the fourth year you can find beautiful bespoke scarves by fine artist and textile designer Victoria Rees in the Garsington Opera Shop. Visit Wormsley for a...more.

1 June - 30 July

The 2017 season will be the first time we stage four opera productions as well as the newly commissioned Silver Birch - more details outlined below. We also...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.


Sibylle Wex silk painting

The Garsington Opera shop has some exciting new additions for 2016, from jewellery to garden benches and bow ties. We spoke to textile designer Sibylle Wex about her background and her...more.

Caitlin Hulcup

I’m delighted to be singing Idamante for the first time for Garsington Opera. I have actually appeared in two other Mozart operas with both our director and our conductor; as Zerlina in...more.

Garsington community chorus

Garsington Opera is developing a project enabling hospital patients to perform alongside its community chorus. It will culminate in a performance which will be linked to three...more.

Le Comte Ory

It is with deep regret that we learnt of the death of Sir Peter Moores. In the early days of Garsington Opera, Leonard Ingrams invited Sir Peter to a performance and from there grew a...more.