• Details

    Our pre-performance talks provide a bite-size overview of the opera that follows.

    Each afternoon talk is presented by an operatic expert, lasts 45 minutes and costs £9. The talks end 30 minutes before the start of each performance.

    Dates and times

    Wednesday 9 August, 3.30pm
    Don Pasquale
    Speaker: Professor Francesco Izzo, Head of Music at the University of Southampton

    Wednesday 16 August, 3.30pm
    La clemenza di Tito
    Speaker: Dr Thomas Irvine , Senior Lecturer in Music at the University of Southampton

    How to book pre-performance talks

    Places for our pre-performance talks can be booked online when booking the related performance or by telephone +44 (0)1273 815 000.