Discover a world-leading opera house in the heart of the Sussex countryside.
No Ordinary Opera
Introduction to Glyndebourne
Begin your journey to Glyndebourne with our complete beginner’s guide. In it, you will find information about the varied ways you can experience our operas, and what you can expect from a visit here.
John Christie and Audrey Mildmay’s shared passion for music was the impetus that led to the founding of a world-renowned opera house. Discover Glyndebourne’s incredible history, from 1934 through to today.
Supporting the next generation of singers and musicians is a top priority for us. Find out more about chorus auditions, The Glyndebourne Opera Cup singing competition, and the many other ways we recognise emerging talent.