Scottish Opera took home two prizes at the Sunday Herald Culture Awards 2017, held at SWG3 in Glasgow on July 13 2017.
Jane Davidson, Director of Outreach and Education at Scottish Opera, was appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the New Year 2017 Honours List. She received her award at an investiture ceremony at Holyrood Palace in Edinburgh earlier today.
Rocking Horse Winner – a brand new opera co-commissioned by Scottish Opera and Tapestry Opera, with music by Scottish Opera’s former Composer in Residence Gareth Williams – won 5 awards at the 38th-annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards.
Scottish Opera’s Memory Spinners project has been shortlisted in the Best Community Support Initiative category of Scotland’s Dementia Awards 2017.
Scottish Opera has been shortlisted for the Sunday Herald Culture Awards 2017 in the Best Live Performance, Best Musical Artist and Technical Award categories.