** Announcement after a great day of Auditions in London last week we are delighted to announce
NADINE BENJAMIN to play Rosalind in Die Fledermaus 18 & 19 May.
Currently playing Musetta (La Boheme) with ENO.
“Benjamin delivers it gorgeously.” Erica Jeal, The Guardian
“Sumptuously sung” Hugh Canning, The Sunday Times
“Beautifully tender, sultry rendition.” Ivan Hewitt, Daily Telegraph.
International Conductor OLIVER GOOCH is Musical Director and on piano for Die Fledermaus.
Antonio Pappano created a position for him at the Royal Opera House as the first Associate Conductor (Vilar).
In the concert hall he has conducted many of the major British orchestras including the
BBC Symphony, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Philharmonia, Halle and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House.
Former Iford Arts New Generation Artist
JAMES CORRIGAN is announced to play Falke in Die Fledermaus. Iford Arts are especially delighted to welcome back James, who was first with Iford Arts in 2016, in the chorus of Macbeth and performing in the Young Artists Gala Concert. Read more
Explore the glorious Belcombe Court, Bradford on Avon, just 6 miles outside Bath. The rarely open C18 grounds and gardens of historical significance will host the 2019 Iford Arts Season from 30 August, the Clare Teal Prom, Donizetti’s L’elisir d’amore and the Iford Arts New Generation Artists Concert.
UNDER 18s GO FREE, supporting the next generation of opera go-ers. Includes L’elisir d’amore and the Iford New Generation Artists Concert. T&Cs apply enquire at Bath Box Office.
Book Early…Clare Teal and her Trio Picnic Prom at Belcombe Court, BA15. Friday 30 August £35 Bring picnics and friends & enjoy the, rarely open to the public, stunning C18 gardens of historic significance. Pop-Up G & T and Prosecco bar. Book Now
Thursday 14 February: The annual Iford Arts Season Brochure ‘stuffing’. Huge thanks to all the volunteers AND the.. farmer.