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Northern Ireland Opera is Hiring!

Northern Ireland Opera is Northern Ireland’s national opera company based in the Grand Opera House, Belfast. The company is looking to hire a Dramaturg and a General Manager (maternity leave) to join the team.

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Interview with NI Opera Studio

Last week, we caught up with two of our Studio singers, Kevin Neville and Maria Hughes, to get to know more about them and the upcoming production of Imagineread more

Northern Ireland Opera Studio 2018/19 Applications

Applications are now open for the Northern Ireland Opera Studio 2018/19. The Northern Ireland Opera Studio is a training programme designed to nurture aspiring talent and showcase up-and-coming performers from across Ireland.  read more

Opernwelt reviews Threepenny Opera

Our production of the Threepenny Opera which ran from January to February of this year was a fantastic production and the team here at Northern Ireland Opera are privileged to have been mentioned in the prestigious German opera magazine, Opernwelt. The review has been translated from German to English below:

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Rigoletto Chorus Auditions

Northern Ireland Opera are holding auditions for the male chorus of Verdi’s Rigoletto, with four performances taking place in September & October 2018. We welcome all males with singing experience to apply, and candidates should be 16 or over.

Auditions will take place in Belfast on Thursday 26th April, and candidates should prepare two arias; one aria in Italian and a second of your choice. read more