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GLOSSOPERA are thrilled to announce the 2015 return of the hugely successful Christmas Opera Galas.

This Christmas we are also delighted that, in addition to our usual performances at the Partington Players Theatre, Glossop, we will also be performing our Christmas Gala concert in Spring Bank Arts Centre, New Mills. This wonderful arts centre is a little gem of a performance space, with superb events happening every week.

This year's performances will be taking place on: 

    • Thursday 17th December at 7.30pm at Spring Bank Arts Theatre                                               
    • Spring Bank, New Mills, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK22 4BH
    • Friday 18th December at 7.30pm at Partington Players Theatre                                  
    • Henry Street, Glossop, Derbyshire, SK13 8BW
    • Saturday 19th December at 7.30pm at Partington Players Theatre                   
    • Henry Street, Glossop, Derbyshire, SK13 8BW

Tickets are on sale from 9am on Monday 19th October, 2015. See the relevant poster below for details of ticket sellers:


This year, soprano Claire Surman will be joined by Catriona Clark (soprano), Charlotte Stephenson (mezzo-soprano), Alexander Anderson-Hall (tenor), James McOran-Campbell (baritone) and pianist Ben Powell, for a feast of festive fun! With the artists performing a combination of famous operatic numbers and popular Christmas songs, the Galas are guaranteed to fill you with Christmas spirit!


To purchase tickets for the Partington Theatre Christmas Opera Galas click on the 'Buy Tickets' link below or pop into Bay Tree Books (96 High Street West, Glossop, SK13 8BB) to get yours now!

All profits from these Christmas performances will be going to local charity 'Mummy's Star'.