Events at Nevill Holt Opera Theatre, Nov-Dec

Join us for a winter weekend of music at Nevill Holt Opera, including our candlelit Handel's Messiah and the first Come & Sing in our new theatre.


Friday 30th November - Come & Sing


Join us for the first Come & Sing event in our beautiful new theatre. Artistic Director Nicholas Chalmers will lead  you through an uplifting evening of singing Handel and Opera choruses. A performance from one of our Young Artists will complement your evening.


Friday 30th November 6pm to 8pm

All welcome - no previous singing experience necessary.

Free entry by registration only.

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Nevill Holt Opera performs Handel's Messiah

7pm, Saturday 1st December 2018

Nevill Holt Opera Theatre

Tickets £35-£50 reserved seating


Nevill holt Opera brings you this classic masterpiece, performed by its starry young artists and orchestral partners the Britten Sinfonia. With atmospheric candlelight in the stunning surrounds of the NHO theatre, this concert performance is the perfect way to start your festive seasonal celebrations.


Conductor - Nicholas Chalmers

Soloists - Nevill Holt Opera Young Artists

Orchestra - Britten Sinfonia




Afternoon Chamber Music at Nevill Holt

3pm, Sunday 2nd December

Nevill Holt Opera Theatre

Tickets £30-£40 unreserved seating


An afternoon concert featuring two enduringly popular pieces from the chamber music repertoire, this event is a perfect Sunday afternoon musical treat. A stellar group of top international soloists come together to perform Mendelssohn's piano trios.


Mendelssohn Piano Trios, C minor Op.66 and D minor Op.49.

Violin - Jack Liebeck

Cello - Jamie Walton

Piano - Katya Apekisheva


2019 Festival dates



A Midsummer Night's Dream

12th, 13th, 15th, 16th June



Cosi fan Tutte

26th, 27th, 29th, 30th June and 2nd July

Event date: 
Friday, November 30, 2018 - 15:00 to Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 15:00