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Opera 80locked


Opera company, founded by the Arts Council of Great Britain in 1980; it succeeded Opera for All . One of the most active touring companies in the country, Opera 80 has undertaken two national tours each year, visiting 25 theatres over a period of 18 weeks. All productions are in English and are fully staged with an orchestra of 30 players. Independent performances have been given at Sadler’s Wells, Bath Festival and in France. In addition, the company works in a wide range of settings, including schools and hospices. Repertory has included operas by Mozart, Verdi and Britten. In ...

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