27th August 2014
The Glyndebourne DVD release of a double bill of Ravel operas directed by Laurent Pelly has been named Opera Recording of the Year in the 2014 Gramophone Awards. The two one-act operas, L’heure espagnole and L’enfant et les sortilèges, debuted at the 2012 Glyndebourne Festival and were described by The Stage as providing “an evening of genuine enchantment.” They were filmed that season and released on DVD in 2013.
26th August 2014
Soprano Louise Alder is the 2014 recipient of the prestigious John Christie Award, it was announced on Sunday (24 August) at the final performance of this year’s Glyndebourne Festival. The John Christie Award is an annual scholarship given to a promising young singer to fund private study and has been awarded since 1965 by the Worshipful Company of Musicians.
6th August 2014
Two Glyndebourne recordings are among six opera recordings shortlisted in the 2014 Gramophone Awards.
14th May 2014
Glyndebourne’s 2013 community opera, Imago, has won a prestigious Royal Philharmonic Society (RPS) Music Award, it was announced last night (13 May). Imago won the Learning and Participation award which is presented to a project which inspired participation in music-making and created high quality musical experience and understanding. 
15th April 2014
Glyndebourne’s 2013 community opera, Imago, has been nominated for a prestigious Royal Philharmonic Society (RPS) Music Award. Imago, composed by Orlando Gough with a libretto by Stephen Plaice, is nominated in the Learning and Participation category for a project which inspired participation in music-making and created high quality musical experience and understanding. 
13th February 2014
Glyndebourne has been nominated in the Festival category of the second International Opera Awards. The Awards, which attracted over 1,600 nominations from around the world, aim to provide bursaries for emerging opera talent and to celebrate excellence in the world of opera. Glyndebourne will compete alongside the Aix-en-Provence, Bregenz, Longborough, Pesaro and Wexford festivals in its category when the awards are announced on Monday 7 April. 
5th February 2014
Glyndebourne opera house has swept the board in this year’s What’s on Stage opera poll, with award wins in the following categories: BEST NEW OPERA PRODUCTIONWinner: The Rape of Lucretia (Glyndebourne Tour/Fiona Shaw). BEST REVIVALWinner: Billy Budd (Glyndebourne Festival/Michael Grandage).
5th February 2014
Glyndebourne’s critically acclaimed production of Billy Budd has won the Best Revival award in the whatsonstage.com Opera Poll 2013. The win comes two days before the production makes its international debut in New York at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM).
12th September 2013
Glyndebourne is competing to be crowned the first ever winner of the Most Welcoming Theatre Award in association with Classic FM. The award is part of the My Theatre Matters! campaign, which is run by Equity, Theatrical Management Association and The Stage, and seeks to galvanise public support for regional theatres following cuts in local government funding during 2013.
13th January 2012
Following the success of Glyndebourne’s acclaimed Fairy Queen winning the 2011 BBC Music Magazine Award for best DVD, Glyndebourne is delighted to announce Britten’s Billy Budd has been nominated as best DVD for the 2012 awards. This year’s nomination is even more exciting as this is the first year the public can vote for the category of Best DVD.

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