Scottish Opera – Autumn Opera Highlights
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Scottish Opera returns for another amazing Autumn Tour across Scotland
Four brilliant singers and a pianist are bringing an engaging, live opera to 17 venues across the country.
Join them as they press ‘play’ on some of opera’s greatest hits, as well as some lesser-known gems.
Find out more below, and click the links above as they appear to read the cast and crew’s backstage blogs!
Director Daisy Evans’ Opera Highlights features an operatic playlist from much-loved and in contrast lesser-known composers. It has been curated by Scottish Opera’s Head of Music, Derek Clark, and also includes favourites from Mozart’s The Magic Flute and Donizetti’s L’Elisir d’amore.
As well as the classics, the programme also includes a new work from Scottish Opera Composer in Residence, Samuel Bordoli.
Through music and song, the four singers weave together a tale of one person’s discovery of opera. There’s something for everyone from seasoned fans to opera first timers. Opera Highlights promises a night of entertainment, laughter and good company.
“Touring Scotland has been at the heart of what we do for over 30 years.” said Scottish Opera’s General Director, Alex Reedijk. “Opera Highlights is the perfect show to take to smaller and more remote communities around the country as it truly has something for everyone.
“This combination of wonderful music from across the world of opera, terrific voices and a creative staging by Daisy Evans will ensure that our audiences will have an enjoyable night out!”
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because we’ll have behind-the-scenes
blogs from the cast and crew coming soon!
Eastwood Park Theatre, Giffnock
Thu 20 Sep, 7.30pm
Gaiety Theatre, Ayr
Sat 22 Sep, 7.30pm
Craigmonie Centre, Drumnadrochit
Tue 25 Sep, 7.30pm
Wick High School, Wick
Thu 27 Sep, 7.30pm
Forres Town Hall, Forres
Sun 30 Sep, 7.30pm
The Macphail Centre, Ullapool
Tue 2 Oct, 7.30pm
An Lanntair, Stornoway
Thu 4 Oct, 7.30pm
Aros Centre, Portree
Sat 6 Oct, 7.30pm
Memorial Hall, Lanark
Tue 9 Oct, 7.30pm
Victoria Hall, Helensburgh
Thu 11 Oct, 7.30pm
Gardyne Theatre, Dundee
Sat 13 Oct, 7.30pm
Inverurie Town Hall, Inverurie
Tue 16 Oct, 7.30pm
Mearns Academy, Laurencekirk
Thu 18 Oct, 7.30pm
Joan Knight Studio, Perth Theatre, Perth
Sat 20 Oct, 7.45pm
Theatre Royal Dumfries, Dumfries
Tue 23 Oct, 7.30pm
The Brunton, Musselburgh
Thu 25 Oct, 7.30pm
The Byre Theatre, St Andrews
Sat 27 Oct, 3pm