67th Wexford Festival Opera 2018 Repertoire Confirmed

67th Wexford Festival Opera 2018 Repertoire Confirmed

Artistic Director David Agler has confirmed the repertoire for the main evening operas for the 67th Wexford Festival Opera in 2018. This is a change to the line-up which was previously printed on bookmarks made available in the National Opera House during the 2017 Festival.

The main evening operas are:

Double Bill:

Mala vita by Umberto Giordano (1867-1948)

L'oracolo by Franco Leoni (1864-1949)

Dinner at Eight

William Bolcom (1938-)

European Première

A co-production Minnesota Opera

Il bravo

Saverio Mercadante (1795-1870)

Creative teams, cast and details of other programme events will be announced in the coming months.

The 67th Wexford Festival Opera will run over 17 days, beginning on Friday, 19 October and running until Sunday, 4 November 2018.

Booking for Wexford Festival Opera 2018:

Priority Booking for Friends of Wexford Festival Opera

Ensemble +, Aria, Cabaletta and Bravura: commences on Saturday, 24 March

Ensemble Friends: commences on Saturday, 31 March

General Booking: commences on Saturday, 14 April

Priority booking for Friends of Wexford Festival Opera opens on Saturday, 24 March and on Saturday, 31 March (depending on level of membership). General booking opens on Saturday, 14 April 2018. For more information on how to become a Friend of Wexford Festival Opera and avail of priority booking plus many other benefits throughout the year, visit www.wexfordopera.com/friends

The 67th Wexford Festival Opera is supported by grants from the Arts Council, Wexford County Council and Fáilte Ireland/Ireland's Ancient East.


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