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Julie McLaughlin
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Press Releases

  1. SCOTTISH OPERA ANNOUNCES A PROGRAMME OF ACTIVITY FOR WINTER 20/21

    20 Nov 2020

  2. SCOTTISH OPERA PRESENTS AN ONLINE PRODUCTION OF OPERA HIGHLIGHTS

    13 Oct 2020

  3. SCOTTISH OPERA ACQUIRES THE DISTINGUISHED D’OYLY CARTE MUSIC HIRE LIBRARY

    25 Sep 2020

  4. SCOTTISH OPERA WELCOMES FOUR SINGERS TO THE 20/21 EMERGING ARTISTS PROGRAMME

    17 Sep 2020

  5. SCOTTISH OPERA’S POP-UP ROADSHOW TOURS THIS AUTUMN IN A RUN OF OUTDOOR PERFORMANCES

    24 Aug 2020

  6. SCOTTISH OPERA REVEALS A PROGRAMME OF OUTDOOR SOCIALLY-DISTANCED PERFORMANCES

    24 Aug 2020

  7. SCOTTISH OPERA’S OFFICES ILLUMINATED AS PART OF THE #LIGHTITINRED CAMPAIGN

    11 Aug 2020

  8. SCOTTISH OPERA PRESENTS ITS EMERGING ARTISTS RECITAL LIVE ON YOUTUBE

    13 Jul 2020

  9. SCOTTISH OPERA CORONAVIRUS UPDATE FOR 2020/21 SEASON

    12 Jun 2020

  10. ONLINE WORLD PREMIERE OF SCOTTISH OPERA’S NEW SHORT FILM THE NARCISSISTIC FISH

    20 May 2020

  11. ONLINE VERSION OF SCOTTISH OPERA’S PRIMARY SCHOOLS TOUR SHOW FEVER! AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST TIME

    11 May 2020

  12. CITIZENS THEATRE’S DOMINIC HILL DIRECTS NEW PRODUCTION OF A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM BY BENJAMIN BRITTEN

    11 Feb 2020

  13. SCOTTISH OPERA’S PRIMARY SCHOOLS TOUR RETURNS WITH WARRIORS! THE EMPEROR’S INCREDIBLE ARMY

    16 Dec 2019

  14. SCOTTISH OPERA’S EDINBURGH FESTIVAL FRINGE SELL-OUT SHOW FOX-TOT! RETURNS FOR SCOTTISH TOUR IN SPRING

    6 Feb 2020

  15. SCOTTISH OPERA YOUNG COMPANY PRESENTS STEPHEN SONDHEIM’S THE FROGS

    13 Jan 2020

  16. OPERA HIGHLIGHTS SPRING TOUR TRAVELS TO 17 VENUES ACROSS SCOTLAND

    5 Dec 2019

  17. SCOTTISH OPERA AND DISNEY MUSICALS IN SCHOOLS JOIN FORCES

    28 Nov 2019

  18. SCOTTISH OPERA PREMIERE OF JOHN ADAMS’ ICONIC NIXON IN CHINA TAKES PLACE IN FEBRUARY AT THEATRE ROYAL GLASGOW

    26 Nov 2019

  19. OPERA IN CONCERT SERIES CONTINUES WITH SCOTTISH OPERA PREMIERE OF MASCAGNI’S IRIS

    7 Oct 2019

  20. SCOTTISH OPERA’S EMERGING ARTIST PROGRAMME CELEBRATES ITS 10TH ANNIVERSARY AS SEVEN ARTISTS ARE WELCOMED FOR 2019/20 SEASON

    2 Oct 2019

  21. REVIVAL OF ANTHONY BESCH’S ACCLAIMED PRODUCTION OF PUCCINI’S TOSCA OPENS SCOTTISH OPERA’S 2019/20 SEASON

    30 Aug 2019

  22. SCOTTISH OPERA’S AMADEUS & THE BARD EXPLORES AND CELEBRATES THE WORK OF MOZART AND BURNS

    2 Aug 2019

  23. OPERA HIGHLIGHTS TOURS TO 17 VENUES ACROSS SCOTLAND THIS AUTUMN

    31 Jul 2019

  24. SCOTTISH OPERA RETURNS TO LAMMERMUIR FESTIVAL WITH DOUBLE BILL OF ZANETTO AND SUSANNA’S SECRET

    20 Jun 2019

  25. SCOTTISH OPERA’S MUCH-LOVED POP-UP OPERA ON TOUR THIS SUMMER

    15 May 2019

  26. OPERAVISION TO STREAM FULL PERFORMANCE OF SCOTTISH OPERA’S ANTHROPOCENE IN MAY

    16 Apr 2019

  27. SCOTTISH OPERA ANNOUNCES 2019/20 SEASON

    10 Apr 2019

  28. EUROPEAN PREMIERE OF MISSY MAZZOLI’S BREAKING THE WAVES AT EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL

    27 Mar 2019

  29. FOX-TOT! HAS WORLD PREMIERE AT EDINBURGH FESTIVAL FRINGE THIS AUGUST

    21 Mar 2019

  30. SCOTTISH OPERA REVIVES SIR THOMAS ALLEN’S PRODUCTION OF MOZART’S THE MAGIC FLUTE

    8 Mar 2019

  31. SCOTTISH PREMIERE OF MASCAGNI’S SILVANO

    13 Feb 2019

  32. SCOTTISH OPERA’S INTERGENERATIONAL MUSIC-MAKING PROGRAMME SPINNING SONGS COMES TO SOUTH LANARKSHIRE

    21 Jan 2019

  33. SCOTTISH OPERA PRESENTS NEW PRODUCTION OF JANÁČEK’S KÁTYA KABANOVÁ

    7 Jan 2019

  34. SCOTTISH OPERA AND THE NATIONAL OPERA STUDIO JOIN FORCES FOR PERFORMANCE IN EDINBURGH

    18 Dec 2018

  35. OPERA HIGHLIGHTS TOURS TO 18 LOCATIONS ACROSS SCOTLAND IN SPRING 2019

    3 Dec 2018

  36. SCOTTISH OPERA’S NEW PRIMARY SCHOOLS SHOW 1719! COMMEMORATES THE JACOBITE RISINGS

    19 Nov 2018

  37. SCOTTISH OPERA CELEBRATES CENTENARY OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE WITH UNIQUE PROJECT FROM THE MUD TO THE STARS

    14 Nov 2018

  38. SCOTTISH OPERA PRESENTS WORLD PREMIERE OF ANTHROPOCENE BY STUART MACRAE AND LOUISE WELSH

    5 Nov 2018

  39. THEATRE ROYAL GLASGOW 150TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS BROUGHT TO A CLOSE WITH UNVEILING OF NEW SCULPTURE BY SCOTTISH ARTIST FRASER TAYLOR

    16 Oct 2018

  40. SCOTTISH OPERA WELCOMES SEVEN EMERGING ARTISTS FOR 2018/19 SEASON

    3 Oct 2018

  41. OPERA IN CONCERT 2018/19 OPENS WITH SCOTTISH PREMIERE OF PUCCINI’S EDGAR AT THEATRE ROYAL GLASGOW

    12 Sep 2018

  42. VERDI’S RIGOLETTO OPENS SCOTTISH OPERA’S NEW SEASON

    3 Sep 2018

  43. SCOTTISH OPERA MAKES LAMMERMUIR FESTIVAL DEBUT WITH BRITTEN’S THE BURNING FIERY FURNACE

    6 Aug 2018

  44. OPERA HIGHLIGHTS TOURS TO 17 VENUES ACROSS SCOTLAND THIS AUTUMN

    1 Aug 2018

  45. SCOTTISH OPERA’S POP-UP OPERA COMES TO FESTIVAL 2018

    29 Jun 2018

  46. SCOTTISH OPERA’S BAMBINO TOURS TO GLASGOW, EDINBURGH FESTIVAL FRINGE AND AROUND SCOTLAND

    2 Aug 2018

  47. SCOTTISH OPERA’S SPECTACULAR PROMENADE PRODUCTION OF PAGLIACCI HEADS TO ‘PAISLEY OPERA HOUSE’ IN JULY

    26 Jun 2018

  48. PELLÉAS AND MÉLISANDE NOMINATED FOR THE SOUTH BANK SKY ARTS OPERA AWARD

    29 May 2018

  49. GREEK PREMIERES IN NEW YORK

    22 May 2018

  50. SCOTTISH OPERA’S MUCH-LOVED POP-UP OPERA ON TOUR THIS SUMMER

    30 Apr 2018

  51. SCOTTISH OPERA LAUNCHES NEW INTERACTIVE PRIMARY SCHOOL MUSICAL EXPERIENCE THE OPERA FACTORY

    17 Apr 2018

  52. SCOTTISH OPERA ANNOUNCES 2018/19 SEASON

    11 Apr 2018

  53. SCOTTISH OPERA’S BAMBINO AT THE METROPOLITAN OPERA, NEW YORK

    3 Apr 2018

  54. ANNOUNCEMENT: ARIADNE AUF NAXOS PERFORMANCE TONIGHT (MARCH 22) CANCELLED

    22 Mar 2018

  55. SCOTTISH OPERA’S BAMBINO RETURNS TO EDINBURGH FESTIVAL FRINGE AND TOURS TO PARIS AND AROUND SCOTLAND

    22 Mar 2018

  56. SCOTTISH OPERA PERFORMS RACHMANINOV’S ALEKO AND FRANCESCA DA RIMINI

    5 Mar 2018

  57. SCOTTISH OPERA’S PRODUCTION OF FLIGHT ON SATURDAY 3 MARCH TO GO AHEAD

    2 Mar 2018

  58. OLIVER MEARS DIRECTS NEW PRODUCTION OF TCHAIKOVSKY’S EUGENE ONEGIN

    27 Feb 2018

  59. SCOTTISH OPERA’S CONNECT COMPANY PERFORMS WORKS BY OPERA SPARKS COMPETITION WINNERS

    14 Feb 2018

  60. SCOTTISH OPERA CELEBRATES CONFUCIUS HUB STATUS WITH SPECIAL PERFORMANCE OF THE DRAGON OF THE WESTERN SEA ON CHINESE NEW YEAR

    12 Feb 2018

  61. NEW PRODUCTION OF RICHARD STRAUSS’S PLAYFUL OPERA ARIADNE AUF NAXOS COMES TO GLASGOW AND EDINBURGH

    19 Jan 2018

  62. SCOTTISH OPERA’S PRIMARY SCHOOLS TOUR SETS SAIL WITH THE DRAGON OF THE WESTERN SEA

    9 Jan 2018

  63. SCOTTISH OPERA AND THE NATIONAL OPERA STUDIO PERFORM RUSSIAN-THEMED REPERTOIRE IN THE SUNDAY SERIES: OPERA IN CONCERT

    4 Dec 2017

  64. JONATHAN DOVE’S FLIGHT RECEIVES ITS SCOTTISH OPERA PREMIERE

    21 Nov 2017

  65. OPERA HIGHLIGHTS TOURS TO 14 VENUES ACROSS SCOTLAND THIS SPRING

    14 Nov 2017

  66. EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL HIT GREEK COMES TO GLASGOW

    6 Nov 2017

  67. SCOTTISH OPERA AND THE ROYAL CONSERVATOIRE OF SCOTLAND COLLABORATE ON PROKOFIEV’S THE FIERY ANGEL

    26 Oct 2017

  68. SCOTTISH OPERA CELEBRATES 150th ANNIVERSARY OF THEATRE ROYAL GLASGOW WITH LAUDER

    23 Oct 2017

  69. SCOTTISH OPERA COLLABORATES WITH BE CHARLOTTE AND CARLA J.EASTON FROM TEENCANTEEN FOR #OPERAPASSION DAY

    5 Oct 2017

  70. GROUND-BREAKING OPERA FOR BABIES COMES TO GLASGOW

    26 Sep 2017

  71. SCOTTISH OPERA TRAVELS TO CHINA TO PERFORM OPERA WITH 900 SCHOOL CHILDREN FOR AN AUDIENCE OF THOUSANDS

    22 Sep 2017

  72. OPERA UNDER CANVAS WITH CAST OF UP TO 200 HEADS TO PAISLEY PARK

    20 Sep 2017

  73. TCHAIKOVSKY’S IOLANTA OPENS THE SUNDAY SERIES: OPERA IN CONCERT

    5 Sep 2017

  74. SCOTTISH OPERA’S NEW SEASON OPENS WITH SIR DAVID McVICAR’S SUMPTUOUS LA TRAVIATA

    28 Aug 2017

  75. POP-UP OPERA 2017 TAKES TO THE WAVES ON SCOTLAND’S FIRST FLOATING OPERA HOUSE

    4 May 2017

  76. SCOTTISH PREMIERE OF LE VILLI CLOSES THE SUNDAY SERIES: OPERA IN CONCERT 2016/17 SEASON

    21 Apr 2017

  77. SCOTTISH OPERA WELCOMES SEVEN EMERGING ARTISTS FOR 2017/18 SEASON

    12 Sep 2017

  78. OPERA ON STAGE, ON DECK AND UNDER CANVAS: SCOTTISH OPERA ANNOUNCES 2017/18 SEASON

    5 Apr 2017

  79. PUCCINI’S LA BOHÈME CLOSES SCOTTISH OPERA’S 2016/17 SEASON IN STYLE

    20 Mar 2017

  80. GROUND-BREAKING NEW OPERA FOR BABIES

    9 Mar 2017

  81. SCOTTISH OPERA OPENS NEW ORCHESTRA REHEARSAL SPACE IN HILLINGTON

    2 Mar 2017

  82. SCOTTISH OPERA’S YOUTH COMPANY PRESENTS PURCELL’S DIDO AND AENEAS

    6 Feb 2017

  83. THE SUNDAY SERIES: OPERA IN CONCERT CONTINUES WITH ROSSINI’S FIRST MASTERPIECE LA SCALA DI SETA

    30 Jan 2017

  84. TALENTED YOUNG WINNERS OF OPERA SPARKS 2018 COMPETITION ANNOUNCED

    17 Jan 2017

  85. WORLD PREMIERE OF SCOTTISH OPERA AND VANISHING POINT COLLABORATION

    11 Jan 2017

  86. SCOTTISH OPERA PRESENTS DEMENTIA FRIENDLY PERFORMANCES OF LA BOHÈME IN GLASGOW AND EDINBURGH

    6 Jan 2017

  87. SCOTTISH OPERA’S DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION AWARDED MBE IN NEW YEAR HONOURS LIST

    30 Dec 2016

  88. SCOTTISH OPERA TRAVELS SCOTLAND WITH OPERA HIGHLIGHTS 2017

    20 Dec 2016

  89. SIR DAVID McVICAR RETURNS TO SCOTTISH OPERA WITH PELLÉAS AND MÉLISANDE

    19 Dec 2016

  90. THE SUNDAY SERIES: OPERA IN CONCERT CONTINUES WITH DEBUSSY’S L’ENFANT PRODIGUE

    12 Dec 2016

  91. SCOTTISH OPERA’S PRIMARY SCHOOLS TOUR EXPLORES ROBERT BURNS’ CLASSIC

    7 Dec 2016

  92. THE TRIAL BY PHILIP GLASS PREMIERES IN SCOTLAND

    1 Dec 2016

  93. SCOTTISH OPERA WELCOMES SEVEN EMERGING ARTISTS FOR 2016/17 SEASON

    31 Oct 2016

  94. SCOTTISH OPERA AND FESTIVAL THEATRE EDINBURGH TO STAGE UK’S FIRST DEMENTIA FRIENDLY OPERA PERFORMANCE

    31 Aug 2016

  95. THE SUNDAY SERIES: OPERA IN CONCERT OPENS WITH MASCAGNI’S L’AMICO FRITZ

    3 Aug 2016

  96. SCOTTISH OPERA’S NEW SEASON OPENS WITH THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO

    14 Jul 2016

  97. SCOTTISH OPERA MUSIC DIRECTOR STUART STRATFORD TAKES TO THE ROAD FOR THE ELIXIR OF LOVE NATIONAL TOUR

    5 Jul 2016

  98. SCOTTISH OPERA ANNOUNCES 2016/17 SEASON

    27 Apr 2016