Glyndebourne


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Glyndebourne

(ˈɡlaɪndˌbɔːn)
n
(Placename) an estate in SE England, in East Sussex: site of a famous annual festival of opera founded in 1934 by John Christie
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Alison is a National Opera Studio Young Artist for the 2015/2016 season and sponsored by the Glyndebourne New Generation Programme.
Bringing together international artists from Britain's major companies, including the Royal Opera House, English National Opera and Glyndebourne, London Festival Opera has a reputation for high-quality productions featuring elegant settings, sumptuous costumes and top singers.
But unlike that shrine aloof in Bavaria from everything non-Wagner, Longborough is not above acknowledging that other operatic composers exist, too - which brings us to its second accolade as the Glyndebourne of the Midlands.
1934: The first Glyndebourne Festival of opera opened with Mozart's Figaro.
You can take a picnic to Glyndebourne and Ascot but you can't to Newcastle Racecourse?
A couple of years ago, I saw at Glyndebourne an opera by Handel called Rinaldo.
org 80th Anniversary of Glyndebourne, East Sussex 17 May -- 24 August 2014 There's no place in the world like Glyndebourne for experiencing opera.
MONDAY Billy Budd Theatr Colwyn, Colwyn Bay, 7pm As part of the Glyndebourne Festival, this screening of Benjamin Britten's famous opera marks the centenar y of the composer's bir th.
This performance is from the Met premiere of the staging, a hit at the Glyndebourne Festival in 2005, which has been praised for its clever blend of dramatic storytelling and witty touches, including extensive choreography by Andrew George .
com)-- The Glyndebourne Festival Opera Production of Manon Lescaut Available on Blu-ray July 30
Flight features music by Jonathan Dove and a libretto by April De Angelis and was originally commissioned by Glyndebourne Opera and premiered in September 1998 by Glyndebourne Touring Opera.