Press Reviews

“Talent, ability, stage presence and understanding: no shortage of spirit, no lack of heart, the sort of mix that makes for a total theatre evening…” Shrewsbury Chronicle

“Opera Brava’s production…generated more than a touch of warmth and well-being, judging by the enthusiastic applause of a full house.” The Stage

“Generous helpings of good, clean, fun…speed and lightness of touch are the essence…” London Evening Standard

“…sincere, genuine offering from a company of integrity..” Daily Express

“Last comes question time…What happens if you sneeze in the middle of an aria?”
“I would never have thought you could introduce children to opera..It’s been marvellous…people with such skills who can hold the attention of their audience so brilliantly.” Philippa Davidson (Times Educational Supplement)

“Opera Brava..an education in style and timing..Opera Brava believes in quality.. “ Horsham Arts Centre

“Opera Brava is committed to bringing Opera to the people at affordable prices..entertainment suitable for the whole family.” Bath Chronicle

“..the largest number of children to appear on stage in a British operatic production..a unique chance to experience the professional world of music and singing.” Herald and News

“..seven year olds..singing Nessun Dorma like a pair of pint-sized Pavarottis”..”Most teachers..know how exhilarating the youngsters find the OB sessions” Herald and New

“Mozart fans turned out in force, laden with strawberries and champagne, to feast on an enchanting performance by Opera Brava…a Glyndebourne style experience..full credit to the expertise of the performers.” Surrey Advertiser

“Top opera- with added sandwiches…operas presented in decent and accurate English…with conviction..a highly effective combination of slapstick and seriousness. The music was allowed to speak for itself.”Cambridge Weekly News

“Perfect opera in historic setting… the music warmed the spirit..splendid performances..such high quality entertainment.” Sussex Express