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Connoisseurs' Series

The Connoisseurs' Series is a philanthropic initiative for individuals who are interested in learning more about ballet and opera, through a series of intimate discussions at private homes from celebrated guest speakers including directors, conductors, choreographers and performers.

Connoisseurs' Series Events for 2014/2015

Philip Glass
A Man of the Theatre
Wednesday 8 October 2014
Interviewed by Fiona Maddocks

Jeanetta Laurence
In Very Good Company
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Interviewed by Christopher Cook

Deborah MacMillan
The Keeper of the Flame
Tuesday 3 February 2015
Interviewed by Kevin O’Hare

Anne Sofie von Otter and Willard White
Two Glittering Careers
Wednesday 11 February 2015
Interviewed by John Fulljames

Federico Bonelli
From Mayerling to McGregor: a Multifaceted Career
Tuesday 19 May 2015
Interviewed by Luke Jennings

John Copley
Stories from Opera Houses of the World
Thursday 4 June 2015
Interviewed by Petroc Trelawny

Guests are invited to arrive from 7:30pm for a reception, before the discussion at 8:15pm. The discussion is followed by an informal reception and the evening finishes at around 10:30pm.

For more information, please contact:

Bridie Layon no +44 (0)20 7212 9266 /