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Opera companies & groups

Bury St Edmunds Amateur Operatic & Dramatic Society
Founded in 1902; puts on popular musicals, Tel: 01284 788440.
Colchester Operatic Society
Founded in 1924; puts on well supported and well produced popular musicals at the Mercury Theatre, Colchester. Excellent young company (CO2) for performers aged 11 ro 23.
English Touring Opera
Tours to the Hackney Empire, Theatre Royal Norwich, Snape Maltings (Aldeburgh) and the Cambridge Arts Theatre.
Glyndebourne Touring Opera
Touring productions come to Norwich.
Ipswich Operatic and Dramatic Society
Amateur theatre group performs twice a year, mainly popular musicals, Tel: 01394 276968.
Norfolk and Norwich Operatic Society
Popular musicals.
Reduced classical operas with a small band; enterprising productions well performed. Touring ; sometimes to Colchester or Ipswich.
Platform Musicals
Amateur group; puts on musicals , especially those not often staged by larger companies; performs at the Headgate, Colchester.
Saffron Opera Group
Established in 2014 to give concert performances of complete operas and music dramas in Saffron Hall at affordable prices. It has put on a widely acclaimed Wagner series..


Tel: 01473 295230, Email: info@danceeast.co.uk, Jerwood DanceHouse, Foundry Lane, Ipswich, IP4 1DW.