Behind the scenes at Waterperry Opera Festival

Aug 17, 03:24 PM

Episode 14 of the Thoroughly Good Classical Music Podcast was recorded behind the scenes at the inaugural Waterperry Opera Festival in the idyllic setting of Waterperry Gardens in Oxfordshire.

This podcast features a tour of the site with Festival Director Guy Withers, and an interview with baritone Nick Morton and Musical Director Bertie Baigent plus excerpts from the final dress rehearsal for one of the operas in production - Jonathan Dove's sparkling setting of Jane Austen's Mansfield Park.

The Waterperry Opera Festival runs until 19th August 2018. Next year's dates are 25th-28th July 2019. Find out more at