Insider Talks

Insider Talks

Our series of Insider talks gives you a behind the-scenes glimpse in to the workings of our international opera house.

Each talk will explore a different aspect of staging an opera, referencing that evening’s performance.

Talks last 45 minutes, cost £9 and end 30 minutes before the start of each performance.

Dates and times

Der Rosenkavalier: Costumes and props
Thursday 24 May, 2.15pm – 3.00pm

Madama Butterfly: Staging Glyndebourne’s first Butterfly
Sunday 3 June, 3.30pm – 4.15pm

Giulio Cesare: Inside an orchestra with the OAE
Sunday 15 July, 1.45pm – 2.30pm

Pelléas et Mélisande: Casting and rehearsing an opera
Sunday 29 July, 2.45pm – 3.30pm

Saul: Wigs and make-up
Wednesday 8 August, 3.30pm to 4.15pm

Vanessa: Exploring an operatic thriller
Friday 17 August, 4.00pm – 4.45pm

How to book Insider talks

Insider talks are exclusive to ticket holders for that day’s main stage performance.

Places can be booked online when you book your ticket for that day’s opera performance or by telephone +44 (0)1273 815 000 from:

Members: Monday 19 February
Associate Members: Tuesday 20 February
Public: Sunday 4 March

For any questions regarding this, or any other Glyndebourne Education project, please contact us any time.

T: 01273 815023