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05NovPerformers WorkshopsOur collaboration with English Touring Opera to bring Performers Workshops to as wide an audience as possible is half-way completed. Bradley Travis and Gaynor Keeble facilitate the workshop with enthusiasm and a wide breadth of experience. Here are some pictures...Performers Workshops
03SepSingers Workshops 2019This autumn we will be running our singers workshops in collaboration with English Touring Opera, as we did last year. The workshop called, 'I have a song to sing O!' will be available for teenagers and young adults at a...Singers Workshops 2019
17JunRIP Pauline BeatonIt is with great sadness that we report the passing of our dear colleague, Pauline Beaton. Pauline had been with D'Oyly Carte for almost twenty-years and served as our book-keeper and more recently as the Music Hire Librarian as well...RIP Pauline Beaton
02MaySingers announced for Wolverhampton 125th AnniversaryOn Tuesday 26th November, the Grand Theatre in Wolverhampton will celebrate it's 125th Anniversary. It was on this date that the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company opened The Grand Theatre in 1894 with a performance of Utopia, Limited. D'Oyly Carte are...Singers announced for Wolverhampton 125th Anniversary
10AprThe Gondoliers & Utopia Limited in Spring of 2020It is with enormous pleasure that we announce our next collaboration with Scottish Opera in 2020. We will present two new productions to follow on from our hugely successful The Pirates of Penzance (2013) and The Mikado (2016). Firstly there...The Gondoliers & Utopia Limited in Spring of 2020
07MarGilbert & Sullivan a la Carte at Wolverhampton GrandD'Oyly Carte opened the Grand Theatre in Wolverhampton way back in 1894, and now 125 years later we will be giving a special performance of Gilbert and Sullivan a la Carte to celebrate the 125th Anniversary of the theatres opening...Gilbert & Sullivan a la Carte at Wolverhampton Grand
12Jul30th anniversaryOn 12th July, 1988 The New D'Oyly Carte Opera Company opened it's London season at the Cambridge Theatre in Seven Dials, Covent Garden. The season opened with "Iolanthe"on 12th July, with "The Yeomen of the Guard" opening on 18th July...30th anniversary
20MarGilbert and Sullivan – Singers WorkshopsThis spring D'Oyly Carte is partnering with English Touring Opera to present a series of singers workshops to coincide with ETO's Spring Tour. Renowned mezzo-soprano Gaynor Keeble and star baritone Bradley Travis lead the workshops. Bradley was Bunthorne in ETO’s acclaimed Patience last spring, and Gaynor...Gilbert and Sullivan – Singers Workshops