Conference

International Joint Forum meeting in Sofia

This International Joint Forum offers an opportunity for four of our specialist groups to interact and share experiences and ideas on key questions about implementing change in opera management and leadership. We will also draw on their collective expertise to perfect our benchmarking exercise.

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Conference

Thoughts from Parma

Many among the 330 or so delegates would vote for Parma as one of the most successful conferences in Opera Europa’s history. Sunny autumn weather, delicious local food, and a choice of four Verdi operas combined with the warm hospitality of Teatro Regio to provide the perfect setting for lively debate about topical issues and the guiding theme of Opera Pilgrimage. An opening day planned in conjunction with our friends at Fedora brought together an especially strong representation from marketing and fundraising delegates.

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OE News

Benchmarking

There are two principal purposes behind the benchmarking exercise which Opera Europa is conducting this season.  The first is to gather accurate data which contributing members may use to monitor their performance. The second is to assemble a comprehensive map of the sector to help advocate opera in Europe.

Download the simple questionnaire here >>

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European Opera Days

European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018

The European Commission has branded 2018 European Year of Cultural Heritage. And in prelude to the European Culture Forum, taking place on 7-8 December 2017 in Milan to launch this initiative, the European Commission announced its Communication on ‘Strengthening European Identity through Education and Culture’.

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OperaVision

What's on OperaVision?

The streaming website OperaVision reveals the upcoming performances:

14 March  Cavalleria rusticana/Pagliacci from La Monnaie De Munt - at 19:30 CET LIVE
17 March  Aida from Royal Swedish Opera - at 15:00 CET LIVE
17 March  Blubart from Komische Oper Berlin - at 19:00 CET LIVE
23 March  Eros and Psyche from Polish National Opera - at 19:00 CET

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OperaVision

Still available on OperaVision

Here are the operas availble to watch for free on our Platform:

Fagerlund, Autumn Sonata, Finnish National Opera
Debussy, Pelléas et Mélisande, Komische Oper Berlin
Verdi, La traviata, Festival Verdi Parma
Handel, Semele, Garsington Opera
Wagner, Das RheingoldOpera North Leeds
Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro, Garsington Opera
Wagner, Die WalküreOpera North Leeds
GluckLe CinesiPalau de les Arts, Valencia
Wagner, Siegfried, Opera North, Leeds
Nowowiejski, Legenda BałtykuPoznań Opera House
Poulenc, Dialogues des Carmélites, La Monnaie/De Munt
Wagner, GötterdämmerungOpera North Leeds
Humperdinck, Hänsel und GretelHungarian State Opera
Monteverdi, L'Orfeo, New Belgrade Opera/ Madlenianum
Puccini, Turandot, Tetro Regio Torino
Dennehy, The Second Violinist, Irish National Opera/Landmark Productions
​Bizet, Carmen, Teatro Massimo Palermo

 

From our members

Tbilisi International Voice Competition

The Tbilisi Opera and Ballet State Theatre is launching the OPERA CROWN, Tbilisi International Voice Competition. The inaugural 2018 Competition will take place from April 30 to May 5, in Georgia. 50 contestants from all over the world will be judged by the international Jury comprising of 13 top opera professionals.

Applications open until April 1, 2018. 

APPLY NOW!

 

Conference

World Opera Forum in Madrid

As part of its year-long celebration of its 200th anniversary, Teatro Real, with the support of the Spanish government, has offered to host an inaugural World Opera Forum between 12 and 15 April 2018.

Fuller details of the programme and participants will be published in March.

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Conference

Operadagen Rotterdam

Operadagen (Opera Days) Rotterdam is an international ten day festival taking place annually in May. This year from 22 May to 24 May, Opera Europa will be there for an event especially directed at mid-scale organisations and the people working with them. 

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Conference

Zürich summer conference

Opernhaus Zürich will host Opera Europa’s major conference during the first half of 2018. The later than usual dates are 28 to 30 June.

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Member Resources

Databases and more

Update your company information!
Opera Europa offers its members a variety of resources, and their value is maximised when as a member, you keep your company's information up to date!

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OE News

Dates for your diary

Check out the events to look forward to:

  • 22-24.03.2018 - International Joint forum meeting, Sofia, Bulgaria
  • 12-15.04.2018 - World Opera Forum, Madrid, Spain
  • 26-28.04.2018 - Costumes, Make-up & Wigs Forum, Glasgow, Scotland
  • 04-13.05.2018 - European Opera Days
  • 22-24.05.2018 - Event for smaller companies, Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 28-30.06.2018 - Opera Europa Spring Conference, Zürich, Switzerland

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