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Encyclopedia > List of opera festivals

This is an inclusive list of opera festivals and summer seasons, and music festivals that have opera productions.

Name of Opera festival Principal theatre Location
Arena di Verona Verona
Festspiel Baden-Baden Festspielhaus Baden-Baden Baden-Baden
Bayreuth Festival Bayreuth Festspielhaus Bayreuth
Bregenz Festival Seebühne Bregenz
Buxton International Festival of Music and Arts Buxton Opera House Buxton
Chorégies d'Orange Orange, Vaucluse
Drottningholm Drottningholm Palace Theatre Stockholm
Edinburgh International Festival Edinburgh Festival Theatre Edinburgh
Festival de Radio France et Montpellier Montpellier
Festival dei due mondi Teatro Caio Melisso Spoleto, Italy
Festival international d'Art Lyrique Théâtre de l'Archevêché Aix-en-Provence
Festival Puccini Torre del Lago
Garsington Opera Garsington Manor Garsington, England
Glimmerglass Opera Alice Busch Opera Theater Cooperstown, New York
Glyndebourne Opera Festival Glyndebourne
Macerata Opera Sferisterio Macerata
Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Teatro Comunale di Firenze Florence
Munich Opera Festival (Münchner Opern-Festspiele) Nationaltheater München Munich
Opera Holland Park London
Ravenna Festival Ravenna
Rossini Opera Festival Teatro Rossini Pesaro
Salzburg Easter Festival Salzburg
Salzburg Festival Großes Festspielhaus Salzburg
Salzburg Mozarteum Salzburg
Salzburg Pfingstfestspiele Salzburg
Santa Fe Opera Crosby Theatre Santa Fe, New Mexico
Savonlinna Opera Festival Olavinlinna Auditorium Savonlinna
Schwetzingen Festival Schwetzingen
Spoleto Festival USA Charlotte, North Carolina
Tanglewood Music Festival Tanglewood Music Center Lenox, Massachusetts
Wexford Opera Wexford, Ireland
Wolf Trap Opera Filene Center Vienna, Virginia

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Bayreuth is a town in northern Bavaria, Germany, on the Red Main river in a valley between the Frankish Alb and the Fichtelgebirge. ... Bregenzer Festspiele is a performing arts festival which is held every July and August in Bregenz (Austria). ... Bregenz is the capital of Vorarlberg, the westernmost federal state of Austria. ... Buxton Opera House is in The Square, Buxton, Derbyshire. ... No-one in Buxton buys Buxton Water in the shops — they bring their bottles to St Anns Well and get it for free Map sources for Buxton at grid reference SK059735 Buxton is a spa town in Derbyshire, England and the gateway to the Peak District National Park. ... Roman theatre at Orange, France Orange (Arenjo in Provençal) is a town and commune in the département of Vaucluse, in the south of France. ... The Drottningholm Palace Theatre, or Drottningholms Slottsteater, is an opera house located at Drottningholm Palace in Stockholm, Sweden. ... The Drottningholm Palace Theatre, or Drottningholms Slottsteater, is an opera house located at Drottningholm Palace in Stockholm, Sweden. ... The Old town in Stockholm from the air is the capital of Sweden, located on the south east coast of Sweden. ... The Edinburgh International Festival is a festival of performing arts that takes place in the city of Edinburgh, Scotland over three weeks around the end of August. ... For other uses, see Edinburgh (disambiguation). ... Location within France Montpellier (Occitan Montpelhièr) is a city in the south of France. ... Spoleto (Latin: Spoletium), 42°44′ N 12°44′ E, an ancient town in the Italian province of Perugia in east central Umbria, at 385 meters (1391 ft) above sea-level on a foothill of the Apennines. ... Aix (prounounced eks), or, to distinguish it from other cities built over hot springs, Aix-en-Provence is a city in southern France, some 30 km north of Marseille. ... Torre del Lago is a village in Versilia, Tuscany, Italy. ... Garsington Opera is an open air opera festival held each summer in the gardens of Garsington Manor, in the village of Garsington, near Oxford, England. ... Garsington Manor, in the village of Garsington, near Oxford, England, is a Tudor building, best known as the former home of Lady Ottoline Morrell. ... -1... Royal motto (French): Dieu et mon droit (Translated: God and my right) Englands location (dark green) within the British Isles Languages None official English de facto Capital None official London de facto Largest city London Area – Total Ranked 1st UK 130,395 km² Population – Total (mid-2004) – Total (2001... Glimmerglass Opera was founded in 1975. ... Glimmerglass Opera was founded in 1975. ... Cooperstown is a village located in Otsego County, New York and is the County Seat. ... Glyndebourne Opera Festival is a music festival held at Glyndebourne House near Lewes, England. ... Glyndebourne is a country house near Lewes in East Sussex, England. ... The Sferisterio (translation?) is an open-air stadium in Macerata, Italy. ... Macerata is a town and provincial capital in the Marche region of Italy. ... Founded 59 BC as Florentia Region Tuscany Mayor Leonardo Domenici (Democratici di Sinistra) Area  - City Proper  102 km² Population  - City (2004)  - Metropolitan  - Density (city proper) 356,000 almost 500,000 3,453/km² Time zone CET, UTC+1 Latitude Longitude 43°47 N 11°15 E www. ... Munich, National Theatre The home base of The Bayerische Staatsoper or Bavarian State Opera in Munich is the National Theatre or Nationaltheater Muenchen on Max-Joseph-Platz. ... Munich (German: München, (pronounced listen)German Federal State of Bavaria. ... Opera Holland Park is a summer season of opera performances staged each year under a temporary canopy in Holland Park, a public park in a wealthy district of west central London of the same name. ... This article is about the British city. ... Ravenna is a city in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy. ... The Rossini Opera Festival (frequently referred to among musicians as the Pesaro Festival) is a festival held in August of each year in Pesaro, Italy, the birthplace of the opera composer Gioacchino Rossini The Festival was established in 1980 for giving performances of Rossinis operas and to give to... Pesaro (in Antiquity, Pisaurum) is a town and comune in the Italian region of the Marche, capital of the Pesaro e Urbino province, 43°55N 12°55E; on the Adriatic, at sea-level. ... Flag of Salzburg Salzburg (population 145,000 in 2005) is a city in western Austria and the capital of the federal state of Salzburg (population 520,000 in 2003). ... The Salzburg Festival is a prominent music festival in the Austrian town of Salzburg, the birthplace of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. ... Flag of Salzburg Salzburg (population 145,000 in 2005) is a city in western Austria and the capital of the federal state of Salzburg (population 520,000 in 2003). ... Flag of Salzburg Salzburg (population 145,000 in 2005) is a city in western Austria and the capital of the federal state of Salzburg (population 520,000 in 2003). ... Flag of Salzburg Salzburg (population 145,000 in 2005) is a city in western Austria and the capital of the federal state of Salzburg (population 520,000 in 2003). ... The Santa Fe Opera is an opera company in Santa Fe, New Mexico. ... Motto: Nickname: Map Political Statistics Founded 1607 Incorporated Santa Fe County Mayor Larry A. Delgado Geographic Statistics Area  - Total  - Land  - Water 96. ... St. ... Savonlinna or Nyslott in Swedish, (literally Newcastle) is a municipality of about 28,000 inhabitants in the southeast of Finland, in the heart of the Saimaa lake region. ... Schwetzingen is a German city lying in the northwest of Baden-Württemberg, around 10 km southwest of Heidelberg and 15 km southeast of Mannheim. ... Spoleto Festival USA is an annual festival of the arts held in Charleston, South Carolina since 1977. ... Nickname: The Queen City, The Hornets Nest Official website: http://www. ... Tanglewood is the name of an estate and music venue in Lenox and Stockbridge, Massachusetts. ... Lenox is a town located in Berkshire County, Massachusetts. ... The Wexford Opera is an opera festival that takes place in the town of Wexford in south-eastern Ireland. ... Wexford (Irish: Loch Garman) is the county town of County Wexford in the Republic of Ireland. ... Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts is a performing arts center situated in a setting of rolling hills and woods located on 117 acres (47. ... Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts is a performing arts center situated in a setting of rolling hills and woods located on 117 acres (47. ... Vienna is a town located in Fairfax County, Virginia. ...

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http://www.operabase.com/en/festivals/ Operabase list of opera festivals


 
 

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