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  1. Autumn 2020 Season Covid-19 Update

    25th October 2020

    The performance of Lyric Solitude at Snape Maltings on Sunday 25 October were cancelled as a precaution after a cast member tested positive for Covid-19. The opera singer was not suffering from symptoms and had been ...Read more

  2. Autumn 2020: Back in rehearsals

    24th September 2020

    This month, ETO began rehearsals on our Autumn 2020 season. A team of artists are working on a programme of lyric monodramas that can be toured nationally whilst keeping audiences, artists and staff safe. The compan...Read more

  3. English Touring Opera design new season of socially distanced, live performances

    5th June 2020

    At English Touring Opera we are working to produce a live season of lyric theatre this Autumn, touring in October and November. This programme is being designed to observe social distancing guidelines in the interest...Read more

  4. Online workshops for children with SEND

    30th April 2020

    Inclusive weekly music workshops for children with SEND led by Bradley TravisRead more

From the Blog

  1. La Voix humaine - a programme note by Lucy Walker

    23rd October 2020

    La Voix humaine — a programme note by Lucy WalkerClick here to read the rest of the Autumn 2020 digital programmeOnline ‘Discovery Session’ (click here) on La Voix humaine with Lucy Walker: Origina...Read more

  2. The Silver Lake - A Director's Note

    24th September 2019

    From the Autumn 2019 season programmeRead more

  3. 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

  4. 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

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!


    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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