Longborough Festival Opera

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Latest Press​

The Financial Times published a piece about summer opera in February 2021, featuring Longborough’s plans for The Big Top.

 

- Opera Now featured Longborough in their Summer Festivals guide, published in the March/April 2021 issue.

 

- Music OMH published a preview of Longborough's 2021 season in February.

 

- Theatre Weekly published a feature about Longborough’s 2021 season plans in February.

- In the February 2021 issue, Opera Magazine published a feature about how various opera companies have responded to the coronavirus pandemic, including an illustration of Longborough’s plans for its new venue in 2021.

- Richard Bratby reviewed Longborough’s production of Pagliacci in The Spectator in January 2021, calling it "a symbol of hope".

The Guardian featured Longborough Festival Opera in an article outlining the best music to look forward to in 2021.

- Stephen Walsh reviewed Longborough’s production of Pagliacci for The Arts Desk in December 2020.

- Ox in a Box published a feature interview with Christopher Luscombe ahead Longborough’s production of Pagliacci in December 2020.

- Seen and Heard published updated plans for Longborough Festival Opera's 2021 season in December 2020.
 

- Olyrix published a preview of Longborough’s production of Pagliacci in November 2020.

 

- Music OMH published a preview of Longborough’s production of Pagliacci in November 2020.

- News of Longborough's 2021 season plan appeared on Opera Wire, Opera Today, Broadway World.

 

- Opera Now published a double page feature interview with Lee Bisset in July 2020, ahead of what would have been her role debut as Brünnhilde at Longborough's 2020 festival. 

- The Guardian featured Longborough's new podcast in their "Top Listening Picks" for June 2020.

- Opera Today published a feature about Longborough's new podcast in June 2020.

- Opera Wire published a feature about Longborough's new podcast in June 2020.

- Longborough’s 2020 fundraising campaign was featured in Classical Music Magazine and Opera Wire, Music WeekClassical Source and Seen and Heard.

- Ahead of her Longborough 2020 performance, Lee Bisset performed live on BBC Radio 4 The Today Programme in May 2020.

- Longborough Festival Opera was featured in BBC Music Magazine’s Festival Special in April 2020. 

- Opera Magazine published a substantial feature interview with Longborough’s Polly Graham in the April 2020 issue.

 

- Richard Morrison included Longborough Festival Opera in The Times’ ‘The best operas to book now’ feature in March 2020.

- Longborough Festival Opera featured in Opera Now’s Festival Guide in the March 2020 issue.

 

- Music OMH published a preview of Longborough Festival Opera’s 2020 season in March 2020.

- Opera Wire published a preview of Longborough Festival Opera’s 2020 season in March 2020.
 

- The Cotswold Journal and numerous other local newspapers published features about Longborough Festival Opera’s new Youth Chorus in March 2020.

- Nicky Price interviewed Polly Graham for her programme on BBC Radio Gloucestershire. The interview aired when tickets went on sale on 2 March 2020.

- Rupert Christiansen featured Longborough Festival Opera in his Review of the Decade for the Telegraph in December 2019.

- Reviews of Longborough's production of La Calisto were published in The Times, Classical Source, Seen and Heard, Music OMH, Plays to See, Midlands Music Reviews and the Stratford Herald.

- Cotswold Living published a feature about Longborough’s production of La Calisto in the July 2019 issue.

 

- Reviews of Longborough's production of Anna Bolena were published in The Telegraph and on The Arts Desk, Music OMH, Bachtrack, The Stage, Seen and Heard, Classical Source, The Article and Plays to See.

Opera Now published a double page feature about Longborough Festival Opera in the July 2019 issue.

- Verity Sharp presented an episode of BBC Radio 4 Open Country focused on Longborough Festival Opera in June 2019.

- Reviews of the launch of Longborough Festival Opera's new Ring cycle were published in: The Guardian, The Sunday Times, the Telegraph, the Mail on Sunday, the Evening Standard, the Independent, Opera Today, Opera Now, and on The Arts DeskThe StageMusic OMH, Plays to See, Seen and Heard, Arts Scene Wales, Classical Source, and The Article.

- Frances Marshall at Final Note interviewed Polly Graham about her new youth initiatives at Longborough.

Britain’s Finest included Longborough in its guide to the Top 10 Summer Opera Festivals in June 2019.

The Independent published a feature about Country house opera in June 2019, which included Longborough.

The Spectator published a feature about Longborough in one of the June issues.

- Opera Wire published a news item to announce Longborough's collaboration with the Academy of Ancient Music in June 2019.

BBC Midlands Today broadcast a news segment about Longborough Festival Opera in June 2019.

- Rhinegold published a news item to announce Longborough's collaboration with the Academy of Ancient Music in June 2019.

Club de Opera published an interview with Anthony Negus about Longborough Festival Opera’s long association with Wagner and the new Ring Cycle.

- Opera Today published a news item to announce Longborough's collaboration with the Academy of Ancient Music in June 2019.

- Polly Graham wrote an article for Music Teacher Magazine’s June 2019 issue which explored the importance of Longborough’s new youth initiatives.

- Cotswold Life magazine published a double page feature about Longborough Festival Opera in the June 2019 issue.

 

- Classic FM filmed the London rehearsal of Longborough’s new production of Das Rheingold in May 2019. To date, the video has received over 17,000 views.

- The Daily Mail featured Longborough Festival Opera in a feature about Country House Opera in May 2019.

 

- The Classical Post interviewed Chiara Vinci ahead of her performance in La Calisto in May 2019.

- Claire Seymour at Opera Today interviewed Polly Graham about 2019 programme for Longborough Festival Opera in May 2019.

 

- Reader’s Digest included Longborough Festival Opera in a round up of the best summer country house opera festivals in the May 2019 issue.

 

- Opera Wire published an online preview of Longborough Festival Opera’s performance of La Calisto in April 2019.

Country Life magazine included Longborough Festival Opera in their summer opera round up feature, published in April 2019.

- Nicky Price interviewed Polly, Martin and Lizzie Graham for her programme on BBC Radio Gloucestershire in April 2019. She spoke to the Graham family about the history of Longborough, Martin and Lizzie’s Wagner Society award, and the new youth choir and summer school.

- Simon Urwin published an article about the summer opera season in the May/June 2019 issue of Britain Magazine, for which he interviewed Polly Graham.

- Bachtrack included Longborough in their 2019 opera festival highlights feature in April 2019.

- Opera Wire announced Longborough Festival Opera's 2020 programme in April 2019.

- Classical Source announced Longborough Festival Opera's 2020 programme in April 2019.

 

- Opera Now announced Longborough Festival Opera's 2020 programme in April 2019.

- The Sunday Telegraph included Longborough Festival Opera in it’s What To Book Now feature in March 2019.

- BBC Music Magazine included Longborough Festival Opera in his Summer Festival’s Guide, published in the April issue of BBC Music Magazine.

 

- Gramophone magazine included Longborough Festival Opera in their 2019 Festival Guide, published in the April issue.

- The Sunday Telegraph included Longborough Festival Opera’s performance of Das Rheingold in a feature on the “10 hottest opera tickets to book this spring” in March 2019.

- Opera Wire published a news item to announce that Longborough Festival Opera tickets were on sale in March 2019.

- Music OMH published a news item to announce that Longborough Festival Opera tickets were on sale in March 2019.

- Opera Now interviewed Amy Lane for their Director’s Cut feature in the March 2019 issue.

 

- Richard Osborne included Longborough in his classical music roundup in The Oldie’s April 2019 issue.

 

- The Wilts and Glos Standard published a news item to announce that Longborough Festival Opera tickets were on sale in March 2019.

- Seen and Heard International published a news item to announce that Longborough Festival Opera tickets were on sale in March 2019.

- Opera Now published news coverage of Martin and Lizzie Graham’s Wagner Society award in March 2019.

- Opera Wire published a news item about Martin and Lizzie Graham’s Wagner Society award in March 2019.

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