Birmingham Opera Company wins 2019 RPS "Oscar"

Much excitement here in Birmingham! Birmingham Opera Company's production of Lady Macbeth has won the 2019 "Opera Oscar"- The Royal Philharmonic Society Award for Opera & Music Theatre. Read more

Coming up

Anyone can sing with Birmingham Opera Company? Yes. Fact. Get involved in our latest project this February. Read more


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Sample Map

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The Untouchable

Poznań Opera House, in collaboration with the Birmingham Opera Company team, presents "The Untouchable" (or "Paria" in Polish) by Stanisław Moniuszko. 2019 marks 200 years since the birth of Moniuszko's, revered as the father of Polish national opera. Graham Vick directs a new production involving the citizens of Poznań. Read more

Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk

Birmingham Opera Company performed Shostakovich's masterpiece Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk in Birmingham on 9, 11, 13, 15, 17 March 2019. Read more

Volunteer Area

Welcome to the volunteer area. This is a page specifically for people who are currently volunteering as singers. Read more

10 District Programme

We are internationally renowned for telling stories. This programme allows us to work with adults and young people from across the city and offer an experience to the people of Birmingham. Read more

Voices of the Future!

Are you a talented singer? Are you aged 15-25 years? Are you from Birmingham/ West Midlands? Then we want to work with you! Young people are the future of Opera and we want it to be a diverse and inclusive one! Read more

Our House

With no opera house, we make great opera everywhere: youth and community centres, homeless shelters, warehouses and shopping centres. Read more

The Magic Flute opens in Valencia

Flying the flag for Brum! The Magic Flute in Valencia! Opens 1 December 2018! You might remember that we've been ruffling feathers across Europe with Graham Vick's The Magic Flute. Watch the short film or have a look at the link below! Now we are in Valencia! Read more

See what others have to say

You should forget everything you think you know about opera because it's something completely different. See what others say about us! Read more

Maybe this is for you and you just don't know

"We're just trying to say.... maybe this is for you and you just don't know about it." - Graham Vick, Artistic Director Read more

WAKE - Who's Who

Some background information Read more

Funders & Supporters

Thank you to our Trust and Foundation supporters who help BOC create world-class opera in Birmingham, reach people from all parts of the city and train young and diverse artists. Read more

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