from Scotland's oldest surviving Grand Opera Company, performing semi and fully-staged operas and concerts in Edinburgh and nearby towns, approaching our Diamond Jubilee in 2015.
We are pleased to tell you that we are preparing for our next Fully-staged Opera, Donizetti's L'elisir d'amore at the Church Hill Theatre on 6-9 May 2015.
We're recruiting now for L'elisir..., to be sung in Italian. Rehearsals for the season are underway, Mondays from 19.30 till 21.30 at St Peter's Church Hall, Lutton Place, Edinburgh - if you like to sing and act a little, come and join the fun - we'd be pleased to see you - especially if you are a tenor or a bass, of course.
Musical Director Susannah Wapshott; Stage Director Kally Lloyd-Jones.
La Traviata Act III Set (from behind, onstage)
Ralph Strehle as Alfredo and Rachael Brimley as Violetta at the Scottish National Gallery photoshoot for La Traviata in May 2013
you have to admire… companies like Edinburgh Grand for their imagination and ingenuity… the beginning of Act III was inspired. The Scotsman May 2013.
delivers an entertaining evening that finds emotional depth as well as beautiful music. The New Annals of the Edinburgh Stage May 2013.
'You’d struggle to find better soloists in any professional company anywhere'
'Very cleverly done'
'It was wonderful!!! I loved it! My first opera, thank you x '
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Traviata photographs Margaret Ferguson Burns