Spotlight on...

Take a deep dive into some of our favourite productions

Immerse yourself in some of Scottish Opera's best loved productions, past and present.

While we're all stuck inside, we're posting never-before-seen photos, in-depth interviews, videos, exclusive programme articles and more to keep you entertained. So dive in, and keep an eye out for more 'Spotlight on...' content coming soon!

Commissioned by Scottish Opera, Anthropocene premiered in 2019 and won the award for Large Scale New Work at the 2020 Scottish Awards for New Music. Watch the full opera online now.

In 1988, Bernstein himself visited Glasgow for the final rehearsals of
Candide, in a now celebrated new version by his protégé and friend John Mauceri, Scottish Opera's then Music Director. Find out more and watch the full performance here. 

Anthony Besch's seminal 1980 production has been revived an amazing nine times on the Scottish Opera stage, most recently as part of our 2019/20 Season. Find out why audiences keep coming back for more...