Opera Prelude Announces Fall 2023 Slate

By David Salazar

U.K.- based Opera Prelude has unveiled its fall 2023 slate.

The season kicks off with “Lyric Leading Ladies” starring soprano Ailish Tynan. The showcase takes place at Garrison Chapel.

Performance Date: Sept. 26, 2023

Next up is “OperaWorks” at The Chelsea Theatre. The event, which will be hosted by soprano, librettist, and producer April Koyejo-Audiger, will showcase a number of morning sessions for singers taking on issues of “finance and audition success to mental health,” among other events.

Performance Date: Oct. 24, 2023

The season continues with a masterclass featuring Dame Sarah Connolly, mezzo-soprano Joanna Harries, and pianist Jong Sun Woo.

Performance Date: Oct. 31, 2023

Anna Cavaliero, Margo Arsane, Jolyon Loy, and Mark Austin headline “Faust in Song,” a chamber recital at Christ Church in London.

Performance Date: Nov. 14, 2023

The company ends 2023 with “Once upon a time…” starring soprano Mimi Doulton and pianist Thomas Ang. The showcase features music from such works as “Rusalka,” “The Snow Queen,” and “Hänsel und Gretel.”

Performance Date: Dec. 5, 2023