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Le Maschere

Le maschere

Pietro Mascagni

18, 23, 26 and 31 October
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The critic

The Critic

Charles Villiers Stanford

19, 24, 27 October and 1 November
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Le convenienze

Le convenienze ed inconvenienze teatrali

Gaetano Donizetti

20, 25, 28 October and 2 November
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Theatre within Theatre

All the world's a stage!

Join us for 70 events over 16 days from 18 Oct – 2 Nov

General booking is now open. This year's captivating programme explores the intriguing theme of ‘Theatre within Theatre’, offering a glimpse into the world behind the curtain. Wexford Festival Opera is world renowned for its exceptional artistry and its warm, welcoming atmosphere. We can't wait to celebrate with you.

General Booking is now open

Tickets for the 73rd Wexford Festival Opera are now on sale.

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Theatre within Theatre - Theme for Festival 2024

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Theatre within Theatre

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Help us shine at the International Opera Awards!

Over 150 primary school children from Wexford to sing together as part of Wexford Festival Opera 2024

Wexford Festival Opera Earns Investors in Diversity Bronze Award

 
Opera Award Nomination

Help us shine at the International Opera Awards!

Festival News, Community Engagement 
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Over 150 primary school children from Wexford to sing together as part of Wexford Festival Opera 2024

Festival News, Awards 
Investors in Diversity

Wexford Festival Opera Earns Investors in Diversity Bronze Award

Explore the Wexford experience

Every Festival visitor is caught in Wexford’s warm embrace. The town’s intimate charm and the welcome of its people are legendary. It’s a place where friendships are forged and memories are treasured.

Wexford Welcome

Touch the spirit, feel the welcome. Wexford’s special atmosphere helps to define the Festival experience.

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A place like no other

Brimming with warmth and conviviality, fun and vibrancy, it’s a place where friendships are forged and memories are treasured.

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Stay, eat and explore

The warmth and conviviality of Wexford is legendary. Plan your visit and find out everything you need to know.

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The Friend experience

As a Friend you’ll be helping to fund important elements of the Festival from Mainstage Opera performances to our education programme.

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Join the family - be a Friend

Take your involvement to a new level and enhance your Festival experience. Discover the benefits.