Blackwater Valley Opera Festival

Back with you in 2022  

31st May – 6th June 2022 

Having closed the 2021 Blackwater Valley Opera Festival, we would like to send our sincere gratitude to all those who attended and took part in the Festival.

It has been an incredible year for us, and we cannot wait to share what we have in store for next year’s festival. 

Latest News

Christmas Cracker December Concert

Christmas Cracker December Concert

Blackwater Valley Opera Festival is delighted to present ' Christmas Cracker' - featuring two of Ireland's rising stars of the operatic world on Sunday 19th December 2021, at The Mall Arts Centre,  Youghal, Co. Cork. Star performers, soprano Kelli-Ann Masterson...

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World Opera Day

World Opera Day

It's World Opera Day! Are you an opera fan? For the third edition of World Opera Day, opera has decided to reboot! Visit wwww.worldoperaday.com for a complete program listing and links to all events taking place today. World Opera Day is celebrated on 25 October,...

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Opera Festival 2021 Draws to a Close

Opera Festival 2021 Draws to a Close

With the opera festival 2021 coming to a close we would like to share some of the highlights that made BVOF 2021 a festival to remember. At the start of the year we were unsure if a festival was even possible. However, we succeeded in producing 5 days of events jam...

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‘Discover Opera’ with Music Generation Waterford

‘Discover Opera’ with Music Generation Waterford

  We are delighted to announce our partnership with Music Generation Waterford for this year's festival and a new 'Discover Opera' trail initiative. Bringing the magic of opera to children and younger people is central to the BVOF mission, helping to awaken a...

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The Blackwater Valley Opera Festival, centered in Lismore, Co. Waterford, is held in the breathtakingly beautiful surroundings of Lismore Castle and Historic Houses on the shores of the scenic Blackwater River.

Lismore Music Festival Clg
t/a Blackwater Valley Opera Festival,
8 Main Street, Lismore,
Waterford,
Ireland.

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