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Escape your everyday and join us for our summer spectacular from the 7 - 24 July. Public booking is now open across our opera, music, books and jazz series.

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Gypsy: A Musical Fable

Buxton Opera House and Buxton International Festival are delighted to present their second joint production, the legendary musical Gypsy, after the huge success of A Little Night Music.

Thu 7 - Sun 24 July 2022

2.00pm - 5.00pm

7.15pm - 10.15pm

Jay Phelps Quartet

Trumpeter, composer, band leader, educator and writer – Jay Phelps has performed with some of the world’s top names. With an instantly recognisable warm and projecting tone, Jay is a household name on the UK Jazz scene and his international presence is growing.

Thu 7 July 2022

8.00pm - 10.00pm

Festival Walk: Women of Note

Anne Lister, Ottoline Morrell and Mary, Queen of Scots' thoughts on Buxton, told by Netta Christie.

Fri 8 - Sat 16 July 2022

11.30am - 1.00pm

3.30pm - 5.00pm

Jamal Aliyev

We welcome back young cellist Jamal Aliyev who will be performing a wonderful programme of Chopin, Schubert, Tchaikovsky and Brahms.

Fri 8 July 2022

12.00pm - 1.00pm

Ian Shaw and Guy Barker - City to City

This internationally celebrated musical pairing explore the buzz, thrill and stories of The City through newly arranged songs and anecdotes in this exciting new show.

Fri 8 July 2022

3.00pm - 5.00pm

Charles Owen

Pianist Charles Owen brings together four iconic 19th century musicians in this programme, featuring Mendelssohn, Chopin and the Schumanns.

Fri 8 July 2022

3.00pm - 5.00pm