What's on

Join us for a spectacular summer from the 4 - 21 July 2024.

We have an exciting programme of opera, music, book and jazz events to announce soon.

Find your perfect event


La tragédie de Carmen

A brutal, gritty tale of self-destruction, set to some of the most famous music in opera.  Peter Brook’s adaptation of Bizet’s Carmen doesn’t hold back, stripping the opera to its essentials whilst focussing on themes of obsession and lust.

Fri 5 - Tue 16 July 2024

7.15pm - 8.45pm


Verdi's opera of vengeance, conspiracy, and love; set in a world where honour and chivalry are valued above all else. 

Sat 6 - Wed 17 July 2024

2.00pm - 5.00pm

7.15pm - 10.15pm

La canterina

An opera buffa about friendship and trickery, showcasing Haydn’s operatic style and melodic intervention.

Sun 7 - Sat 20 July 2024

2.00pm - 3.30pm

7.15pm - 8.45pm

Il trionfo del tempo e del disinganno

Handel is known for bringing emotion to life, for dazzling vocal fireworks and epic drama, and this oratorio is no exception.

Sun 7 - Thu 18 July 2024

2.00pm - 5.00pm

7.15pm - 10.15pm

The Boatswain's Mate

Ethel Smyth’s opera is a comic tour de force centred around a battle of the sexes.

Mon 8 - Fri 19 July 2024

7.15pm - 8.35pm

Carlos Acosta - On Before

 An intensely personal evening of dance created, directed, and performed by the legendary Cuban dancer.

Carlos Acosta

Sat 20 - Sun 21 July 2024

6.00pm - 7.40pm

7.30pm - 9.10pm