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Autumn 2021

Mid Wales Opera presents Puccini’s passionate late masterpiece Il tabarro, or ‘The Cloak’. With alluring melodies and a fast-moving pace, Il tabarro sees the great opera composer at the very height of his powers.

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Richard Bratby, The Arts Desk

“if there’s one thing that this company does supremely well, it’s putting on an entertaining show….If you’re in the business of taking opera to Abermule and Llandinam, you either give your public a great night out or you fold.”

theartsdesk.com – read the full review

Venus & Adonis

Join MWO for an inspirational week of music making culminating in two fully staged public performances of John Blow’s masterpiece  Venus & Adonis at St Andrew’s Church, Presteigne as well as an informal concert at Presteigne’s famous  Judge’s Lodging .

Date TBC

This project is open to all: amateur, student and professional musicians working alongside each other over six days both on the opera itself and in smaller chamber groups in preparation for our Hausmusik concert on the Thursday.

Applications are invited for chorus, principals, string and recorder players.