Blackheath Halls Children's Opera

Opera for Children performed by Children

Since launching the Blackheath Halls Children's Opera project in 2013 we have presented 6 fully and professionally staged operas involving many 100s of local children. 

The aim of the project is to give children from all backgrounds the opportunity to participate in an opera. They are led by a fully professional team and get to perform alongside professional opera singers and musicians. Each production has been presented four times to a wide and varied family audience. Children performing are from a broad range of schools in the local area and the company also benefits from the involvement of students from Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music & Dance.

The Children's Opera has been supported over the years by local philanthropists, Trusts and Foundations, in particular The Hearn Foundation as well as Arts Council England, making these amazing productions possible for the community.

“I loved the bringing together of professionals and amateurs: adults and children: seasoned regulars and novices...I feel privileged that my daughter was a part of it.”

 

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Latest News

In line with current guidance we are currently closed and await confirmation of reopening date. All November events have been successfully rescheduled and if you have not yet been contacted with regards transferral of tickets please do not hesitate to call our Box Office.

We very much look forward to re-opening our doors once again as soon as we are able to do so.

An enormous thanks for your continued support as always.

All the staff at Blackheath Halls

Please Support Us

A huge thank you to everyone who has donated so far. If you are in a position to help you can text 10BLACKHEATH to 70085 and donate £10 or visit the Donate Now page of our website.

We recognise that everyone has different circumstances, and this is a difficult time for many individuals and organisations, but if you are in a position to help we would be enormously grateful. 

We will also be able to claim Gift Aid on any donations made in this way (if appropriate).

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