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An interview with Clare Presland Feature

An interview with Clare Presland

Ahead of rehearsals, Clare Presland, who sings the role of Susanna in Il segreto di Susanna, talked to Philippa Peall about her previous appearances at Opera Holland Park and the story of Susanna’s Secret.

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An interview with Samuel Sakker Feature

An interview with Samuel Sakker

Ahead of rehearsals, Samuel Sakker, who sings the role of Federico in L’arlesiana, talked to Philippa Peall about the character of Federico and his impressions of Opera Holland Park.

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An interview with Natalya Romaniw Feature

An interview with Natalya Romaniw

Ahead of rehearsals, Natalya Romaniw, who sings the title role in Iolanta, talked to Philippa Peall about her career so far and the unique beauty of British summer opera.

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An interview with Alison Langer Feature

An interview with Alison Langer

Ahead of rehearsals, Alison Langer, who sings the role of Oscar in Un ballo in maschera, talked to Philippa Peall about her experiences with the Opera Holland Park Young Artists Programme and performing at the National Theatre.

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The Real Gustav III Feature

The Real Gustav III

Professor Jeremy Black looks at the history of Gustav III, King of Sweden, whose assassination provided the inspiration for Verdi’s Un ballo in maschera.

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