The Oxford Opera Society Career Talks: Guy Withers, Waterperry Opera Festival Director | University of Oxford

The Oxford Opera Society Career Talks: Guy Withers, Waterperry Opera Festival Director

Speaker
Guy Withers
Event date
Event time
16:30 - 17:30
Venue
St Peter's College
New Inn Hall Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2DL
Venue details

Dorfman Room

Event type
Gallery tours / talks
Event cost
Students: Free, General Public: £5
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Recommended

The Oxford Opera Society, in collaboration with National Student Opera Society are delighted to welcome Guy Withers, Tenor and festival director of Waterperry Opera Festival to the first of their career talks - providing insight into a life in opera.

Tickets available on the door or at www.ticketsource.co.uk/the-oxford-opera-society. Facebook event: www . facebook . com/events/369305543478660/

Guy has worked with major national companies including Opera Holland Park, Mahogany Opera Group, Complicite & Theatre Royal Bath. He is Artistic Director of Indomitable and Festival Director of The Waterperry Opera Festival. An experienced oratorio soloist, Guy regularly performs nationally in major cathedrals and concert halls. In 2018 Guy will be working with English Touring Opera, Iford Arts (Young Artist) and returning to the OHP Chorus.

Guy will be in conversation with the Oxford Opera Society committee, talking about his career as an operatic tenor, a theatre-maker and as a founder of the new opera festival: Waterperry Opera Festival. The audience will have the chance to ask Guy questions in the second part of the talk.