Summer Opera Festival 2020 running 10th June to 1st July 2020, featuring Mozart's Don Giovanni.

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Nevill Holt Opera

Award-winning summer opera festival in Leicestershire.

Multi-award winning theatre receives RIBA National prize.

With a brand-new theatre dubbed an ‘indisputable triumph’ by the press, Nevill Holt Opera has received no fewer than four RIBA awards for its new theatre, including the prestigious RIBA National Award 2019.

At Nevill Holt, world-class opera combines with stunning landscaped gardens, outstanding modern sculpture, panoramic views and gourmet dining,  making a visit to Nevill Holt Opera an unforgettable and magical experience. Join us for an award-winning summer opera festival, in a unique and intimate historic setting.

“A place where opera can feel fresh and alive”
(The Guardian)



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Becoming a member guarantees you early access to tickets, and so much more. As well as supporting the charitable work we do in the community and schools across the East Midlands, you’ll access updates via our quarterly membership newsletter, and receive invites to exclusive member only events.

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New Theatre

Nevill Holt Opera opened the UK’s most unique and intimate opera theatre to widespread acclaim in June 2018, winning multiple awards including a prestigious RIBA National Award 2019. In a historic setting of outstanding beauty, the new theatre has been praised in the press as an ‘indisputable triumph’ and hailed as ‘Britain’s best opera venue’.

Designed for us by Stirling Prize winning architects Witherford Watson Mann, with theatre design experts Sound Space Vision creating our perfect acoustic, experience our new theatre for yourself by joining us for an event in our 2020 Season.

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Nevill Holt Opera


Joining us as a Member is the perfect introduction to NHO, whilst at the same time supporting our work with talented young artists and in the local community. Members are entitled to a range of benefits.
Work in Schools


Nevill Holt Opera was founded in 2013, with a clear mission to enrich lives, and empower young people, through the power of music and the Arts.
Dining at Nevill Holt


Performances at NHO include a long dining interval, with delicious gourmet experiences on offer throughout the landscaped gardens.

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Members enjoy priority booking for Nevill Holt Opera’s Summer Festival and other key events.

Priority Booking for our Summer 2020 Season opens in January to Members.

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