2016 Director Fellow: Polly Graham

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Independent Opera at Sadler’s Wells was founded to serve as a London platform for outstanding emerging directors, singers, designers and others involved in the staging of opera...

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2015: Voseček's 
Biedermann and the Arsonists

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The Director's Fellowship – a unique opportunity unprecedented in the UK

Directors

Wigmore Hall/IO Fellowship 2016: James Newby

Scholars & Fellows

2007: Maconchy's
The Sofa

Productions

Reviews for our 2015 production, Biedermann and the Arsonists
★★★★☆ Financial Times
★★★★☆ The Guardian
★★★★☆ The Stage

Productions

Biedermann and the Arsonist, Pelléas et Mélisande, Orlando, The Sofa. Read about our past productions.

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2006: Handel's
Orlando

Productions

IO Voice Scholarship 2015-16: Grace Durham

Scholars & Fellows

Postgraduate Voice Fellowship Award 2015: Meili Li

Scholars & Fellows

16 May 2016

Independent Opera recognised at the 2016 International Opera Awards…

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16 May 2016

INDEPENDENT OPERA at Sadler’s Wells presents its 2016 Director Fellow…

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24 March 2016

James Newby and Milan Siljanov announced as Independent Opera Fellowship recipients…

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