Cultural Diplomacy or Art which unites

Ukraine is part of Europe, though not a member of the European Union. For political, economic and cultural reasons, it seeks closer ties with its western neighbours. Opera Europa has responded to that need by accepting its capital city Kyiv’s offer to host our spring conference between 18 and 20 May, precisely one week after its hosting of the Eurovision Song Contest. Seldom has opera been so close to popular culture!

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Save the dates for our Forum meetings

Don't miss out on your forum meetings in 2017!
Human Resources forum – 6-8 April – Amsterdam >>
Marketing & Communications – 20-22 April – Helsinki >>
Audio-Visual & Digital Media – 27-28 April – Helsinki >>
Costumes, Make-up & Wigs forum – 18-20 May – Malmö >>

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The Opera Platform

Still available on The Opera Platform

Here is a selection of full lenght operas still availble to watch for free on our Platform:

Franz Schreker, The Stigmatised, from Opéra de Lyon

Gioachino Rossini, La Cenerentola, from Opéra de Lille  

Giacomo Puccini, La Bohème, from Teatro Regio Torino

Dmitri Shostakovich, The Nose, from Royal Opera House Covent Garden

Claudio Monteverdi, Orpheus, from Komische Oper Berlin

Władysław Żeleński, Goplana, from Teatr Wielki Warsaw

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, The Golden Cockerel, from La Monnaie/De Munt


The Opera Platform

What's on The Opera Platform?

The streaming website The Opera Platform reveals the upcoming performances.

01-04-2017 - Lucrezia Borgia by Donizetti, live from Palau des les Arts

02-04-2017 - Sorochintsy Fair by Mussorgsky, live from Komische Oper Berlin

13-04-2017 - The Passion by Bach, from Streetwise Opera

16-04-2017 - The Creation by Haydn, from Garsington Opera


OE News

Our Members in 2017

 We now have over 170 members from 43 countries. Here are the new members welcomed over the last 12 months

Opera Rara, Hackney Empire, both in London, Stadttheater Klagenfurt, Opera2day in Den Haag, National Opera and Ballet Theatre named after Alexander Spendiaryan in Yerevan, Helsingin Koominen Oopera in Helsinki, Opera Wroclawska in Wroclaw, Opera Baltycka in Gdansk, Wuppertaler Bühnen und Sinfonieorchester, Et in Arcadia Ego, Oper Graz., Victorian Opera in Melbourne, Polska Orkiestra Sinfonia Iuventus in Warsaw, Staatstheater Mainz, Teatro Grande di Brescia, Teatro Lirico di Cagliari and Lismore Opera Festival                      

European Opera Days

European Opera Days 2017: Opera Panorama

Opera Europa was created over 14 years ago now. In our mission of advocating for the art form, we have always believed that actions speak louder than words. In 2007, 10 years ago, we launched and coordinated the first European Opera Days. This initiative was created to hustle up attention in the media for opera. This was Opera Europa’s first advocacy tool, and from its first edition, it was a great success.
For the 2017 edition, we are branding the initiative Opera Panorama, and it is an invitation to discover the European dimension of Opera. We are further extending the period of the event, which will take place between 5 and 14 May 2017


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