Thrapston Plaza Opera
Northamptonshire's Opera Company
Meet Thrapston Plaza Opera
Since 2010, Thrapston Plaza Opera has been putting on large scale operas
The aim is to present a good quality production for and involving
the local community.
Open auditions are held in the Plaza every June to select the main roles with soloists coming from the local area, Birmingham, Peterborough, London, Cannock,Cambridge and the Music Colleges.
The chorus is not auditioned and is open to everyone.
Chorus members who come from Thrapston and beyond rehearse in the St.James' Church Hall from 7.30 - 9.30pm on Tuesday evenings from September to February.
Our aim is to offer audiences a chance to experience grand opera in Thrapston at affordable prices.
Operas so far.....
2011 Carmen - Bizet
2012 The Bartered Bride - Smetana
2013 Aida -Verdi
2014 Die Fledermaus - Strauss
2015 Madame Butterfly - Puccini
2016 La Vie Parisienne - Offenbach
2017 Eugene Onegin - Tchaikovsky
2018 La Traviata - Verdi
2019 The Daughter of the Regiment - Donizetti
2020 Carmen - Bizet
2022 The Merry Widow - Lehar