Dorset Opera Festivalwikipedia
Dorset Opera Festival is an annual country house opera festival combining amateur and professional performers, which takes place at Bryanston near Blandford Forum in Dorset, England.

Country house opera

country house opera
Dorset Opera Festival is an annual country house opera festival combining amateur and professional performers, which takes place at Bryanston near Blandford Forum in Dorset, England.
Existing companies include Garsington Opera, Dorset Opera Festival at Bryanston in Dorset, Nevill Holt Opera at Nevill Holt Hall in Leicestershire, Longborough Festival Opera in Gloucestershire, Grange Park Opera in Surrey, Bampton Classical Opera in Oxfordshire, Bury Court Opera in Bentley near Farnham, Surrey, The Grange Festival at Northington, Hampshire and Opéra de Baugé, established by an English family in the Loire Valley.

Bryanston School

BryanstonBryanston House Bryanston
Operas are staged at the conclusion of a two-week summer school, focussing on the 16–25 age group, based at Bryanston School.

Culture of Dorset

In 2011 this turned into Dorset Opera Festival.

Salvator Rosa (opera)

Salvator Rosa
The opera was revived again in 2000 with the Dorset Opera, Fernando del Valle in the title role, and 2004 at the Festival della Valle d'Itria in Martina Franca.

Gavin Carr

In 2014 Carr conducted Un Ballo in Maschera for Dorset Opera, in a cast featuring Svetlana Kasyan, Luis Chapa, and Dame Rosalind Plowright.

Bryanston

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Dorset Opera Festival is an annual country house opera festival combining amateur and professional performers, which takes place at Bryanston near Blandford Forum in Dorset, England.

Blandford Forum

BlandfordBlandford, DorsetFairmile, Blandford Forum
Dorset Opera Festival is an annual country house opera festival combining amateur and professional performers, which takes place at Bryanston near Blandford Forum in Dorset, England.

Dorset

DorsetCounty of DorsetDorset, England
Dorset Opera Festival is an annual country house opera festival combining amateur and professional performers, which takes place at Bryanston near Blandford Forum in Dorset, England.

Summer school

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Operas are staged at the conclusion of a two-week summer school, focussing on the 16–25 age group, based at Bryanston School.

Sherborne School

SherborneSherborne boarding schoolKing Edward's grammar school
Founded as Dorset Opera by Patrick Shelley at Sherborne School in 1974, it moved to Bryanston in 2005, when Roderick Kennedy became its artistic director, and it became Dorset Opera Festival in 2011.

The Coade Hall

Operas are staged in The Coade Hall theatre at the school, and touring productions are also staged elsewhere.

Tosca

CavaradossiScarpiaTOSCA
In 2011, Tosca and Otello were performed; in 2012, Il trovatore, Suor Angelica, and Le Carrosse du Saint-Sacrament by Lord Berners.

Otello

OtelloDesdemonaOthello
In 2011, Tosca and Otello were performed; in 2012, Il trovatore, Suor Angelica, and Le Carrosse du Saint-Sacrament by Lord Berners.

Il trovatore

Il TrovatoreManricoLeonora
In 2011, Tosca and Otello were performed; in 2012, Il trovatore, Suor Angelica, and Le Carrosse du Saint-Sacrament by Lord Berners.

Suor Angelica

SUOR ANGELICA
In 2011, Tosca and Otello were performed; in 2012, Il trovatore, Suor Angelica, and Le Carrosse du Saint-Sacrament by Lord Berners.

Lord Berners

Lord BernersGerald TyrwhittGerald Tyrwhitt-Wilson, 14th Baron Berners
In 2011, Tosca and Otello were performed; in 2012, Il trovatore, Suor Angelica, and Le Carrosse du Saint-Sacrament by Lord Berners.

La traviata

La TraviataAlfredoVioletta
Operas presented in 2013 were La traviata, directed by Jonathan Miller, and The Flying Dutchman, as well as a reduced version of La bohème staged by Dutch National Touring Opera.

Jonathan Miller

Jonathan MillerSir Jonathan MillerSir Jonathan Wolfe Miller
Operas presented in 2013 were La traviata, directed by Jonathan Miller, and The Flying Dutchman, as well as a reduced version of La bohème staged by Dutch National Touring Opera.

The Flying Dutchman (opera)

The Flying DutchmanDer fliegende HolländerFlying Dutchman
Operas presented in 2013 were La traviata, directed by Jonathan Miller, and The Flying Dutchman, as well as a reduced version of La bohème staged by Dutch National Touring Opera.

La bohème

La BohèmeRodolfoMimi
Operas presented in 2013 were La traviata, directed by Jonathan Miller, and The Flying Dutchman, as well as a reduced version of La bohème staged by Dutch National Touring Opera.