Grimeborn

An opera festival like no other.

Bold new versions of classic operas. Rarely-seen and long-forgotten works. Brand new pieces from the most exciting up-and-coming composers, musicians and companies. Since 2007, Grimeborn has played host to 148 shows. Whether it’s your first or your latest opera experience, you’ll be right at home at Grimeborn 2016.

An opera festival like no other.

Bold new versions of classic operas. Rarely-seen and long-forgotten works. Brand new pieces from the most exciting up-and-coming composers, musicians and companies. Since 2007, Grimeborn has played host to 148 shows. Whether it’s your first or your latest opera experience, you’ll be right at home at Grimeborn 2016.

Grimeborn Overtures

Our free, online video series takes you behind the scenes at Grimeborn, with fascinating insights into the development process and exclusive footage from inside rehearsals.

5 operas for £10 each

Plus 10% off at Arcola bar. Make the most of Grimeborn with Arcola Passport.

Make This Happen

Arcola Supporters have built Grimeborn to what it is today. Become a Supporter and get priority booking from just £4.17 a month.

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Grimeborn Overtures

Our free, online video series takes you behind the scenes at Grimeborn, with fascinating insights into the development process and exclusive footage from inside rehearsals.

5 operas for £10 each

Plus 10% off at Arcola bar. Make the most of Grimeborn with Arcola Passport.

Make This Happen

Arcola Supporters have built Grimeborn to what it is today. Become a Supporter and get priority booking from just £4.17 a month.