Our Next production will be... Dido & Aeneas by Henry Purcell.
Chorus rehearsals will begin mid-January, actors and dancers will start rehearsing in February. We will be contacting everyone who has volunteered with us before with more details in due course.
We have launched a new campaign on Crowdfunder. Our target is £20,000. Please spread the word and donate if you can. We are grateful for support at every level, from £1 to £10,000
16-25? Start your Arts Award with us!
Happy 10th Birthday to Arts Awards
1st October 2015
Are you 16-25? Are you interested in music, theatre, film or any other arts activities?
You can get an Arts Award qualification with us here at Birmingham Opera Company - a great way to learn new skills, boost confidence and kickstart your future in the arts!
We'll be running regular sessions where you can meet other young arts enthusiasts and work towards gaining a nationally recognised qualification.
The Waiter's Revenge
Music and Words by Stephen Oliver.
We had a fantastic turn-out for The Waiter's Revenge as part of the Birmingham Weekender , on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th September 2015.
Check out the twitter feed to the right of this page for some pics and audience feedback from the 5 performances in different venues across the city-centre.
Sir Adrian Cadbury
International Opera Award Winners 2015
Birmingham Opera Company's production, KHOVANSKYGATE: A National Enquiry directed by Graham Vick, has been named Best New Production at the International Opera Awards 2015. Chosen from over a thousand nominations and a shortlist of other international companies including the New York Met., Zurich Opera, Dutch National Opera, Festival d'Aix and English National Opera.
Graham Vick collected the award and paid tribute to the diverse company and audiences which make the work in Birmingham a unique model for the future of opera.
To see the full list of winners and get more detail about the International Opera Awards click here.
The Ice Break - Catch up here!
Did you miss out on our latest show, Michael Tippett's 'The Ice Break'? Catch up with BBC Arts online for highlights, interviews and images from the show!