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The Skating Rink

★★★★ "...all the twists and pace of a TV thriller, matched with music equally direct and striking. It deserves many more outings." Richard Morrison, The Times, 9 July...more.

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 specially designed for our...more.

We are delighted to announce details of the 2019 Season, celebrating 30 years of Garsington Opera. 

We present four new productions and launch a new partnership with The English...more.

Alice Poggio performs the role of Nuria's double in the skating scenes during the world premiere performances ofThe Skating Rink this summer. 

Tell us a bit about yourself and...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.

John Barber is an award-winning composer with a passion for drama, collaboration and voices. He studied with Sir Harrison Birtwistle and David Sawer and has composed for some of the...more.

Mezzo-soprano Hanna Hipp makes her Garsington debut as Clairon in Strauss's Capriccio. 

What are you looking forward to about your role debut as Clairon?

Strauss is one of...more.

Sheila has taken part in Garsington Opera's Learning & Participation Programme which works in partnership with charity Wycombe Women's Aid, supporting women against domestic violence...more.

Soprano Soraya Mafi makes her Garsington debut in the 2018 Season as Nannetta in Verdi's Falstaff. 

What are you looking forward to about your role debut as Nannetta?   Nannetta...more.

Although Roberto Bolaño spent more than half of his life in Spain, he saw himself as a 'Latin American writer', having started writing poetry there while truanting from high school. Born...more.

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