Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus Update

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  1. ETO make a commitment to artists & to keep music in their communities

    19th March 2020

    Dear friends, English Touring Opera statement regarding COVID-19 The safety and security of our artists, audiences and staff is what matters most to English Touring Opera. For this reason, we have taken the decisio...Read more

  2. Covid-19 update

    17th March 2020

    The safety and security of our artists, audiences, technical, production and administrative staff is what matters most to English Touring Opera. Following the Government’s recommendations regarding non-essential tr...Read more

  3. Under 35s Ticket Scheme

    2nd January 2020

    ‘Opera really can be for all’ (Evening Standard) Under 35? Buy a £5 ticket to see live opera in theatres across the country. Sign up to our mailing list below and get behind the scenes news, videos and access t...Read more

  4. MBE awarded to ETO’s Tim Yealland in New Year’s Honours List

    1st January 2019

    Tim Yealland is to receive an MBE as part of the New Year’s Honours for his work as Head of Education at English Touring Opera. Tim Yealland has been librettist and director of over 20 operas in his role at ETO. C...Read more

From the Blog

  1. The Silver Lake - A Director's Note

    24th September 2019

    From the Autumn 2019 season programmeRead more

  2. Behind the Scenes at Dido and Aeneas Rehearsals

    21st September 2018

    Director Seb Harcombe and Soprano Sky Ingram on their involvement in English Touring Opera’s upcoming production of Purcell’s Dido & Aeneas, their careers, and their advice for budding artists.Read more

  3. A Lasting Effect: What Should You Know About Carlo Gesualdo?

    20th July 2018

    As a part of our Autumn 2018 touring season, we'll be presenting the music of Carlo Gesualdo da Venosa in our Triple Bill, under the title 'I will not speak'.Read more

  4. 'This Is My Bed' goes to Luxembourg: Q and A with the cast

    28th June 2018

    This week, I’ve been catching up with the cast and director of this year’s opera for audiences with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). This Is My Bed is being taken to Luxembourg to be perf...Read more

Your latest comments

  1. A very interesting and informative introduction to a real classic . I read it after seeing the show. Very unwise of me , but I must say that the show was a stunning interpretation with a brilliant mise en scène .

    Said Fabienne Pessayre
    about The Silver Lake - A Director's Note

  2. This is a really fascinating introduction, thank you, James. Very much looking forward to seeing this production soon!

    Jenny

    Said Jenny Helfrecht
    about The Silver Lake - A Director's Note

  3. We thought your Elisabetta at Exeter was absolutely wonderful. Glorious singing and orchestra and the pre show talk was extremely interesting and helpful when watching. We enjoyed the subtitle ‘comments’ too.
    Thank you so much. Weill will be our ne…

    Said Sheila Read
    about Elizabeth I

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Tour cancellation update.

We have made a commitment to our artists and to keep music in the communities we serve.

Read the full statement from James Conway, Artistic Director of ETO, by clicking here.

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