Dorset Opera Festival 2023 BOX OFFICE
Dorset Opera Festival 2023 BOX OFFICE

Priority booking for Festival tickets will open in January. Book our other events all year round at our online box office or call 01258 840000

The Dorset Opera Summer School
The Dorset Opera Summer School

Apply for a place in the world’s foremost residential opera summer school at Bryanston, Dorset
July 13th-29th 2023

Social Events & Bluffers’ Lunches
Social Events & Bluffers’ Lunches

We hold various smaller and social events over the course of the year, including a series of opera lunch lectures. Take a look here.

Press Reviews

  • ...in all respects, worthy of an international opera house...

    Michael Tanner The Spectator
  • ...led by two casts of singers that Opera North or WNO might envy...

    Rupert Christiansen The Telegraph
  • ...as good as any of their country-house rivals...

    Michael Tanner The Spectator
  • …a perfect union of high professionalism and community effort

    Fiona Maddocks The Observer
  • Nothing short of phenomenal

    Opera Magazine
  • Spectacular and magnificent

    Independent on Sunday
  • Provincial opera to national standards

    Opera Now
  • Dorset's orchestra was stupendous

    Opera Now

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