This year enjoy a screening Madama Butterfly and Vanessa live in cinemas, plus Saul, captured live in 2015. All three titles will also be available to watch online for free.
See Glyndebourne’s Madama Butterfly live in cinemas and online on Thursday 21 June.
Puccini's ravishing opera Madama Butterfly opens the season. It's the heartbreaking story of a young Japanese woman married on a whim by an American naval officer and abandoned by him. With its fragrant Japanese setting and soaring melodies, it is one of the most loved operas in the repertoire.
See Glyndebourne’s Saul (captured live in 2015) in cinemas and online on Thursday 26 July.
The Australian director Barrie Kosky burst on to the elegant scene of Glyndebourne Festival Opera in 2015 with his action-packed jamboree Saul, which won rave reviews and many awards. Now it's back with all its razzmatazz at Glyndebourne, but you get to enjoy the original award-winning performance from 2015 on the big screen.
See Glyndebourne’s new production of Vanessa live in cinemas and online on Tuesday 14 August.
A rare opportunity to see Barber’s Pulitzer Prize-winning work. This is opera from the age of Hitchcock wit atmospheric music and tense, psychological twists.
A woman jilted by her lover waits in a dark mansion house for his return. Years later, she mistakes the man's son for her former lover; but the son is interested in a younger woman. Samuel Barber's psychologically complex opera is staged at Glyndebourne for the first time.
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21 Jun 18 – 14 Aug 18, Madama Butterfly: Thursday 21 June, 6.30pm - 9.30pm. Saul: Thursday 26 July time varies by location. Vanessa: Tuesday 14 August, 6.30pm – 8.30pm
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