Giving every voice a chance

On Monday 3rd April we wish Bon Voyage to CTO’s National Schools Tour. A team of seven singers, two drivers and one pianist will travel 4, 600 kilometres to assist students in underdeveloped areas to compete in the SASCE (South African Schools Choral Eistedfodd) competition. Every year, SASCE tests the…

Cape Town Opera’s 2017 Season.

CTO’s 2017 season launches with an explosive meeting of South Africa’s foremost young singers directed by a veteran theatrical innovator. It includes a major new international musical and brings acclaimed international singers to the stage for the third in the Naspers Grand Masters series. RIGOLETTO Visionary director Marthinus Basson launches…

Cape Town Opera welcomes acclaimed baritone, William Berger

Hailed by Gramophone Magazine as “one of the best of our younger baritones”, Berger takes the role of Carmen’s lover, the famous and flamboyant bullfighter Escamillo, in the forthcoming production of Carmen. Berger has performed at renowned opera houses and festivals, including the English National Opera, Liceu Barcelona, Opera Vlaanderen,…