Our Daytime Events Package is the perfect introduction to Wexford Festival Opera and can be comfortably enjoyed over a few hours in Wexford without the necessity of making an overnight stay. The package includes two Festival favourites – a Lunchtime Recital in St Iberius Church and a ShortWork opera in the afternoon in Whites Hotel – as well as lunch. Depending on the date you choose, your lunch will be served either in Whites Hotel or in the spectacularly situated Stable Diet Restaurant in the National Opera House. Come and find out more about an art form that has captivated Wexford’s locals and visitors for over sixty years.
For groups of fifteen or more the group organiser receives a complimentary €60 Daytime Events Package. Group bookings must be made through the Box Office: +353 53 912 2144 Individual bookings may be made online or through the Box Office.
Packages Cost €60
Daytime Events Package 2015
1.05 p.m. Lunchtime Recital at St Iberius Church, given by one of the principal artists of the Festival. The schedule of performers will be announced at the beginning of the Festival
2.15 p.m. Lunch at Whites Hotel or at the Stable Diet Restaurant, National Opera House (see schedule below)
3.30 p.m. ShortWork opera in Whites Hotel – a small-stage opera production, duration approx. 60 – 90 minutes (see schedule below)
Thursday, 22 October | Lunch (Stable Diet Restaurant) – The Portrait of Manon
Friday, 23 October | Lunch (Whites Hotel) – Hansel and Gretel
Saturday, 24 October | Lunch (Stable Diet Restaurant) – Tosca
Tuesday, 27 October | Lunch (Whites Hotel) – Tosca
Wednesday, 28 October | Lunch (Stable Diet Restaurant) – The Portrait of Manon
Thursday, 29 October | Lunch (Whites Hotel) – Hansel and Gretel
Friday, 30 October | Lunch (Stable Diet Restaurant) – Tosca
Saturday, 31 October | Lunch (Whites Hotel) – Hansel and Gretel