BERWICK FESTIVAL OPERA
Established in 2014, Berwick Festival Opera produces major operas re-orchestrated for intimate live performance in Berwick’s exquisite Georgian Guildhall and The Maltings Main House, and on tour. The creative team unites internationally acclaimed artists, orchestral ensembles and producers in a unique creative partnership with The Maltings.
Productions to date - Dido and Aeneas, The Pirates of Penzance, Cosi fan tutte, Die Walküre and Siegfried Idyll, The Mikado, The Silken Ladder and Le nozze di Figaro.
The Maltings, Berwick-upon-Tweed is England’s most northerly venue, delivering a diverse year-round programme of theatre, music, film, visual arts and community events to the population of North Northumberland and the Scottish Borders. www.maltingsberwick.co.uk.
OUR CREATIVE PARTNERS
NYOS Camerata - http://www.nyos.co.uk/classical/camerata
NYOS Futures - http://www.nyos.co.uk/classical/futures
Die Walkure - 2015
"What firepower. What an assault, a glorious racket and a tremendous occasion."
4 stars - Herald Scotland
"...What a mind-blowing theatrical moment..."
4 stars - The Scotsman
"This performance was a triumph"
- Opera Scotland
The Silken Ladder - 2015
"An exhilarating romp of an evening"
- Berwick Advertiser