Set in the heart of the beautiful Cheshire countryside, Clonter offers audiences an opportunity to hear some of the world’s finest emerging musical talent from a wide range of genres, including jazz, folk, opera, gospel and panto. We are passionate about live musical theatre and aim to provide a diverse programme of events. Clonter offers an exciting range of opportunities for our audiences to get up close to our work, with pre-performance talks, open opera studios, musical theatre workshops and much more. Make a night of your visit, bring the family, enjoy dining in our Carmen Room Restaurant or bring your own picnic. Come and explore all that Clonter has to offer!
Clonter Opera Theatre, Swettenham Heath, Congleton, CW12 2LR
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… until the Opera Novice Night (Public Dress Rehearsal). Introducing the cast: Left to Right (Clockwise) – Alexandra Lowe (Donna Elvira), Andrew Henley (Don Ottavio), Eliza Boom (Donna Anna), Fabian Langguth (Don Giovanni), Jacobo Ochoa Pedrahita (Masetto), Alexandra Oomens (Zerlina), Simon Grange (Leporello), Stephen Fort (Commendatore). Alexandra Lowe took part in the 2016 Spring Opera Showcase, as a student at the Royal Northern College of Music, and returned to win the Opera Prize at Clonter this year, representing the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Fabian Langguth (Guildhall School of Music & Drama) took part in the Opera Gala 2018. Clonter is delighted to welcome, for the first time, Andrew Henley (Ex-Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama), Eliza Boom (Ex-Royal Northern College of Music), Jacobo Ochoa Piedrahita (Guildhall School of Music & Drama), Alexandra Oomens (Ex-Royal Academy of Music), Simon Grange (Ex-Royal College of Music) and Stephen Fort (Royal Northern College of Music).