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. 
4th November 2013
On Friday 22 November eighty young people aged 9 - 17 will perform on the main-stage at Glyndebourne to mark the centenary of Benjamin Britten, exactly one hundred years since the day of his birth. The performance will be attended by Britten’s niece, Sussex resident, Sally Schweizer. She will meet the participants and give a post-performance talk to share memories of her uncle, one of Britain’s most celebrated composers.
12th July 2013
Glyndebourne has increased the number of dedicated schools performances in its annual autumn tour to give over 9,500 students across the UK the chance to experience world class opera on their doorstep. Glyndebourne’s Performances for Schools initiative has been running for eight years and offers subsidised tickets to local schools to attend dedicated Glyndebourne Tour performances. Tickets start from as little as £3 and the performances are reinforced by online resources to support teaching in the classroom.
2nd May 2013
Three singers from the South East who earlier this year took part in a community opera at Glyndebourne will return to the opera house this month to perform in the world-famous Glyndebourne Festival. Fiona Alsop, Matthew Tweddle and Darren Harker will appear in a new production of the opera Aridane auf Naxos by composer Richard Strauss which opens this year’s Glyndebourne Festival on Saturday 18 May.
25th April 2013
Glyndebourne will offer an exclusive free streaming of its new community opera Imago to celebrate European Opera Days 2013.
1st March 2013
Following overwhelming public demand for tickets to Glyndebourne’s new community opera Imago, only standing places remain for the evening performances on 7, 8 and 9 March. As a result, Glyndebourne has decided to open the schools performance at 11am on Wednesday 6 March to the public. This performance was originally only open to local schools to attend and therefore a significant number of the audience will be 16 years and under. Book online or by calling the Box Office on +44 (0) 1273 815000.
28th November 2012
Almost one year on from the launch of the Glyndebourne wind turbine, over 150 young people from across Sussex will perform at the opera house in a gala concert dedicated to exploring nature, nurture and the environment. ‘Till the summer comes again’ takes place on the main stage at Glyndebourne on Sunday 9 December.
22nd October 2012
Glyndebourne will stage the world premiere of a new large-scale community opera involving around 90 local people in March 2013.

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