Diva Opera, Britain’s foremost chamber opera company was founded in 1996 by Soprano Anne Marabini Young and Music Director Bryan Evans MBE. Since then, the company has given more than 2,000 performances of 50 different operas and concert programmes and has earned an unrivalled reputation within the operatic world and beyond.
Giving around 40 performances annually, we are now ambassadors for chamber opera internationally. Our acclaimed productions tour throughout the United Kingdom, the Channel Islands and Europe and have been seen as far afield as Russia, Japan and South Africa.
Highlights for the company include a performance of La Cenerentola at La Fenice Opera House in Venice in 2004, The party scene from Die Fledermaus at the Royal Albert Hall accompanied by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, with José Carreras and Dame Kiri Te Kanawa as special guests and a charity gala at the Prime Minister’s residence Chequers.
All works are presented in spectacular period costume and sung in their original language.