We were delighted to welcome the RUH Forever Friends events team and ‘Ted’ to our rehearsal this weekend. We were able to show them some of the repertoire we are planning for our Operatic Gala on the 1st of April in Chippenham. Our 35 minute medley of Carmen was great fun to sing and we … More Operatic Gala. April 1st. In Aid of RUH Forever Friends Appeal
2017 represents our 10th Anniversary. Opera Sulis was founded in March 2007 with a concert at The Holburne Museum, Bath where we raised £1,500 for Dorothy House Hospice. This is where the idea for the ensemble grew and since then we have undertaken a wide variety of events – charity and corporate functions, concerts, music festivals, … More Our 10th Anniversary Year
Here are a few more dates in our diary. December is already looking busy. 10th December 2016 – We will be providing carol singers for The Officer’s Mess Ball in Upavon 14th December 2016 – (SOLD OUT ) A ‘Festive’ Opera Dinner at The White Lion, Bourton in Dorset 17th December 2016 – Wedding in Dauntsey Village, Wiltshire … More More dates for 2016 and 2017
Here are some new dates for your diaries. As part of our ongoing series of performances in restaurants we are delighted to announce our next Opera Dinner will take place on Saturday 24th September in association with Musica da Camera, at The White Lion, Bourton, Nr Gillingham in Dorset. To book a table please follow this … More Dates for your diary
It’s been a while since we posted anything on our Blog page, but things are afoot with plans for the future. We are planning an ensemble concert which we hope to tour around the South West later in the year and into 2017. Our plan is to perform a shorter, concert version of a well known … More Future Plans for Opera Sulis
With Autumn fast approaching, we are beginning the season with a return visit to the popular Three Gables Restaurant in Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, on Thursday 25th of September. This cosy Italian restaurant has become a regular venue for the duo Susan Coates and Nick Goodall, with many customers returning time and time again. Susan … More Opera Dinners – Singing for your supper!
We were thrilled with the number of people who supported our joint venture, with the three young musicians from Chippenham, on Saturday 12th July. St Andrew’s church is a wonderful venue with good acoustics and grand piano for classical concerts of this nature. We counted 120 people on the door and raised a total of … More Around The World – A review of the evening
Our latest venture is a collaboration with 3 young musicians from Chippenham – a whistle stop tour of music from around the world. Our Artistic Director, Soprano Susan Coates, and Principal Pianist, Nick Goodall, have been working alongside Rebecca Sharp (Mezzo Soprano), Jacob Byrne (Piano) and Emma Jones (Saxophone) to put on this event in aid … More Behind the scenes of ‘Around the World in 80 Minutes’
We’ve created this blog to accompany our newly designed website, which will be launched within the next week. Check back for more updates and information about our upcoming events!