Audiences coming to see Ariadne auf Naxos in Glasgow have the opportunity to enjoy the premiere performance of a 15 minute piece by Samuel Bordoli, Scottish Opera’s Composer in Residence, based on the final pages of Bernard MacLaverty’s Booker Prize shortlisted novel Grace Notes.
Scottish Opera launches Confucius Hub status with special performance of The Dragon of the Western Sea
On Friday 16 February, Chinese New Year, Scottish Opera officially launched its Confucius Classroom Hub status with a special performance of the Company’s Primary School Tour production, The Dragon of the Western Sea, at Jordanhill Primary in Glasgow.
The Orchestra of Scottish Opera is featured on a forthcoming album, Dark Water, of music by composer Malcolm Lindsay with a libretto by PJ Moore, formerly of The Blue Nile.
Scottish Opera 2017/18 Emerging Artist singers Catherine Backhouse, Laura Zigmantaite, Alexey Gusev and Alex Otterburn will give a recital at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland on Friday 8 December at 1pm.
Scottish Opera is delighted to have won the Achievement in Opera award at the 2017 UK Theatre Awards for its production of Debussy’s Pelléas and Mélisande.