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A small group of people, with a wild idea and the skill to realise it. That’s how Wedmore Opera began, 24 years ago.

Seventeen productions, 57 performances and thousands of hours of professional and voluntary effort later, Wedmore Opera has produced its latest opera – Eleanor Vale - a new commission from composer John Barber and librettist Peter Cann to critical acclaim in 2012.

Latest news!

In July 2015, funds permitting, we plan to perform Carmen in a newly designed theatre tent; local singers will be invited to audition for some solo roles.

Dido and Aeneas: STOP PRESS - All performances are now sold out. If you would like to join a waiting list, please contact the box office, stating preferred performance night. Click here for box office contact details and ticket prices.

9-12 July 2014
will see performances of Purcell's tragic love story Dido and Aeneas in Wedmore Village Hall. On the last 3 nights, the performance will be followed by a festive summer meal. Tickets are available from Wedmore Opera Box office, Tel: 01934 713271. You can download booking information, including ticket prices and a booking form, by clicking here.

The Swan in Wedmore is kindly hosting a series of events in the coming year in support of Wedmore Opera. Further information is available,

Click on the links below to see photos and reviews of Eleanor Vale

Wedmore Opera gratefully acknowledges support from:

ORConsulting The Swan    
President: Mark Hamlin

Trustees: Judith Blake, Neil Blake, Marylin Johnstone, Peter Johnstone and Phyllida Shaw
Company Secretary: Suzanne Metters

Wedmore Opera Limited, Sunny Side, Pilcorn Street, Wedmore, Somerset BS28 4AN