Waterperry Opera Festival are thrilled to announce our entire 2021 Artistic Programme including 7 productions for you to enjoy over 10 festival days this August. Their varied and exciting programme this summer includes; The Elixir of Love (Donizetti), Hansel & Gretel (Humperdinck), Peter and the Wolf (Prokofiev), Ariel (Jonathan Dove), Clairières dans le ciel (Boulanger), On Wenlock Edge (Vaughan Williams), and The Quartet for the End of Time (Messiaen). Join them at Waterperry this August, and dive deep into the beautiful music and nature they will have on offer. Explore the hidden corners of our stunning gardens; you never know what you might find.
The Quartet for the End of Time
This late-night music and light installation will be a ground-breaking event. The Quartet for the End of Time by Olivier Messiaen will be performed in Waterperry’s impressive Amphitheatre and reimagined by visual artist Anne-Héloise Dautel. Led from the piano by Bertie Baigent, audiences can enjoy these events as a stand-alone performance or as part of their wider festival experience, something not to miss!
Venue (with postcode): Waterperry House and Gardens, OX33 1LA
Date: 13th & 16th August
Time: 9pm (will end at 10pm)