Opera Circus

Opera Circus

Charity information

Opera Circus

A chamber opera/music theatre company which commissions new work of the highest quality and tours nationally and internationally alongside working with children/young people through music and theatre.

Founded 1992

  • Mission statement

    Opera Circus is an experimental ensemble company committed to developing and presenting opera and music theatre as stimulating, innovative and highly accessible theatre. To use the company’s collective skills creatively in outreach and educational projects with people of all ages and abilities
    • to continue to enrich our collaboration and co production and thereby broaden the quality of communication and relationship with our audiences.
    •to create work which grows out of a community or society’s need with no loss of quality or professional and with the aim of always creating universality.
    •to develop partnerships and collaborative relationships where ever possible both nationally and internationally.
    • to use music to create dialogue, develop human relationships and cultural understanding and to continue to explore the use of music to help children and young people
    • to advocate for the need of arts and culture, in particular music, to be recognised as a profound necessity in society and one of the main forces for global change whether it be in democracy, human rights, tolerance, understanding or education.

  • Aims

    Opera Circus aims to:

    • to enrich our collaboration and co production and thereby broaden the quality of communication and relationship with our audiences. The future of our success lies in the strength of our partnerships
    • • to use music and theatre to create dialogue, develop human relationships and cultural understanding and continue to explore the use of the creative art to help children and young people.
  • Overview

    Established: April 1992

    Registered Charity Number: 1051954

    Board members: 5

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 3

    Volunteers: 2

    Phone number: 01308 420751

    Address: Three Chimneys, Pymore Lane Dottery nr Bridport, Dorset DT6 5PS

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