Sunday 02 November (4 events)
The commitment of our Friends to the development of Wexford Festival Opera’s repertoire is vital to its success. Theur fervour compels us to continue to deliver excellence on the global opera stage. By becoming a Friend of Wexford Festival Opera you directly play your part in the development...
Joyeux Noël, the film that inspired Silent Night, will be screened in the Jerome Hynes Theatre in Wexford Opera House at 10:30 on the days of the Silent Night performances. There is no charge but tickets must be bookedOnline or through Box Office.
This is a FREE event.
Location will be added closer to the Festival.
Each evening there will be a talk of approximately thirty minutes duration about the opera that is to be performed, giving an opportunity to explore the work more closely. Talks have been given by a range of specialists,...
Silent Night by Kevin Puts (b. 1972) will receive its European premiere at Wexford.
Silent Night was commissioned by Minnesota Opera and first performed in 2011 to great critical acclaim. In 2012 it was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in Music. The opera’s multilingual libretto by Mark Campbell...