2020 Buxton International Festival 10-15 July 2020

2020 Buxton International Festival
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The 2020 programme is made up of four operas, one opera oratorio and a musical comedy. This includes Rossini’s La donna del lago, Handel’s Acis and Galatea, Hahn’s Ciboulette, Music Theatre Wales’ Violet and Sondheim’s A Little Light Music. Buxton is the only company in the North to produce its own rare operas and have just won the Achievement in Opera Award at the 2019 UK Theatre Awards for Georgiana. In 2020, for the first time in its 40-year history, we will be producing a musical in collaboration with the Buxton Opera House.

ITINERARY

Fri 10 July 2020
Independent arrival in Buxton.
Accommodation at the Grade 1 Listed Buxton Crescent which opens after a 15-year £46m resatoration. The 80-room 5-star hotel is a welcome addition for those seeking accommodation of a very high standard and within  a short walk of the Buxton Opera House. The hotel has a natural mineral water spa. Garage Parking available.

Accommodation for 5-nights in a Superior Double Room including breaklfast buffet.

Evening performance of A Little Night Music [Sondheim] at Buxton Opera House.
Conductor: Iwan Davies. Staging: Paul Kerryson.

Sat 11 July 2020 

Breakfast at the hotel. Day free for exploring Buxton and Peak District.

Evening performance of La donna del lago [Rossini] at Buxton Opera House.
Conductor: Adrian Kelly. Staging: Jacopo Spirei.

Sun 12 July 2020

Breakfast at the hotel.

Matinee performance of Ciboulette [Hahn] at Buxton Opera House.
Conductor: Wyn Davies. Staging: Jeff Clarke.

Mon 13 July 2020

Breakfast at the hotel. Day free for exploring Buxton and Peak District.

Performance of Violet [Tom Coult] at Buxton Opera House.
Co-production with Aldeburgh Festival and Theatre Magdeburg in association with London Sinfonietta.

Tue 14 July 2020

Breakfast at the hotel. Day free for exploring Buxton and Peak District.

Evening performance of Acis and Galatea [Handel] at Buxton Opera House.
Conductor: Christian Curbnyn. Staging: Martin Constantine.

Wed 15 July 2020

Breakfast at the hotel. Chewck out by 11:00am.

CONCLUSION OF ARRANGEMENTS

5-Night Tour Price Indication [per person]

From: £1,195.00

The price includes:

- 5-nights accommodation at Buxton Crescent Hotel as described including breakfast buffet & VAT.

- Top-category tickets in the Dress Circle [centre] for 5 perfpormances as outlines above.

NB This is a non-escorted tour.

HOW TO BOOK

Please contact Opera in Style on 020 7272 0639 to chedck availability sand hold sa 72-houir option. Compolete a booking form ansd send a deposit of £495.00 per person.

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