11th May 2011
Kate Royal has withdrawn from the role of The Governess in the Glyndebourne Festival Opera 2011 production of Britten’s The Turn of the Screw as she is expecting a baby. We are pleased to announce that Miah Persson will sing The Governess.   Miah Persson Soprano Previously for Glyndebourne: Fiordiligi/Così fan tutte, Anne Trulove/The Rake’s Progress (GFO).
13th April 2011
Following the success of Knight Crew in 2010, we have now commissioned Orlando Gough (composer), Stephen Plaice (librettist) and Susannah Waters (director) to devise and create our next large-scale community opera, Imago, an opera which explores ageing in a digital world. Imago will have its world premiere at Glyndebourne in March 2013, and will include up to 70 people aged 9-90 from our local community.
12th April 2011
Jonathan Kent's acclaimed production of The Fairy Queen is a fascinating carnival of music, theatre and dance. Purcell's The Fairy Queen incorporates elements of A Midsummer Night's Dream and in addition to Shakespeare's characters, conjures up a wild array of gods and goddesses, nymphs and sprites, fairies and shepherds, dancing swans and figures of dream. Purcell's score takes the form of a series of fantastical masques and contains the composer's finest, wittiest and most inventive score.
30th March 2011
Glyndebourne is delighted to have received news today of our Arts Council England funding for 2012-15. This is funding towards Glyndebourne on Tour and our Education work. David Pickard, General Director of Glyndebourne, said:
25th March 2011
In line with our commitment to the environment, Glyndebourne is participating in Earth Hour, which takes place at 8.30pm on Saturday 26 March. In this annual event, people across the world, from all walks of life, turn off their lights in contemplation of the impact we have on our planet and working together to create a better future for our world.
17th March 2011
It was with great sadness that Glyndebourne has learnt of the death of conductor Yakov Kreizberg at the age of just 51. He died peacefully, after a long illness, at his home in Monte Carlo, surrounded by his wife and two sons. Yakov Kreizberg was one of the most exciting conductors of his generation and at the time of his death, he was the Chief Conductor and Artistic Advisor of the Netherlands Philharmonic and Netherlands Chamber Orchestras and Music as well as Artistic Director of L'Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte Carlo. 
27th January 2011
Glyndebourne is proud to announce a new recording to be released on its independent CD label, Benjamin Britten’s chilling masterpiece The Turn of the Screw from the 2007 Festival, conducted by Edward Gardner with Camilla Tilling and Emma Bell. 
12th January 2011
It is with sadness that we record the death of John Fryatt.
13th December 2010
Don Giovanni from the 2010 Festival will be broadcast on BBC2 on Christmas Eve at 2.45pm.  The programme will be available to watch via BBC iPlayer afterwards for a limited period of time.  For this 2010 production, the first new staging of the opera in 10 years, Glyndebourne welcome back the winning team of director Jonathan Kent and designer Paul Brown with Festival Music Director, Vladimir Jurowski conducting the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.
17th November 2010
Over the past few months, we have been working intensively behind the scenes to create a new and enhanced Glyndebourne.com. We’ve made a number of improvements we hope you’ll like:

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