Press office

Welcome to ENO’s press office.

Press releases

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Philip Glass’s operatic telling of peaceful resistance returns to the London Coliseum
  • ENO saddened to hear of the death of librettist, translator and author Amanda Holden
  • The ENO presents Tosca at the brand new South Facing Festival
  • English National Opera Announces 2021/22 Season
  • English National Opera and BBC Two announce the broadcast of Handel’s Messiah, captured exclusively for television this Easter
  • English National Opera announces new staging of Wagner’s Ring Cycle
  • English National Opera and Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust announce national rollout of ENO Breathe programme for people recovering from COVID-19
  • ENO appoints Jessica Pulay to Board of Trustees
  • ENO appoints Lord Chris Smith to Board of Trustees
  • ENO to receive repayable financial support from the Culture Recovery Fund
  • Self-portraits by Year 7 pupils go on display at the London Coliseum
  • ENO announces that BBC Two is to broadcast Mozart’s Requiem
  • English National Opera to perform John Adams’s El Niño at the London Coliseum
  • English National Opera to reopen the London Coliseum with performances of Mozart’s Requiem
  • Richard Seager Annual Arts Award winner to create work for English National Opera
  • A Christmas Carol: update on 2020 performances
  • Full cast and creative team announced for ENO Drive & Live at Alexandra Palace
  • The English National Opera launches ENO Breathe with Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
  • English National Opera announces new Harewood Artists for Summer 2020
  • ENO is pleased to announce that Professor Ajit Lalvani is joining the Board of Trustees
  • English National Opera stages new production of Dvořák’s best-loved opera Rusalka
  • Gillian Moore joins English National Opera Artistic Committee
  • Anthony Minghella’s award-winning staging of Puccini’s Madam Butterfly returns to the London Coliseum
  • The London Coliseum hosts new production of Mozart’s comedy opera The Marriage of Figaro
  • English National Opera announces new Mackerras Fellow
  • Jenny Mollica appointed as English National Opera’s Director of Baylis
  • English National Opera stages Verdi’s Luisa Miller for the first time in company history
  • English National Opera announces next stage of strategy for nurturing BAME talent and encouraging a more inclusive opera industry
  • Calixto Bieito’s acclaimed Carmen returns to English National Opera
  • English National Opera and London Musical Theatre Orchestra Announce A Christmas Carol Collaboration
  • Press contacts

    English National Opera and the London Coliseum enquiries
    ENO press team / +44 (0)20 7845 9433

    For other enquiries

    English National Ballet
    Alice Gibson, English National Ballet / +44 (0)20 7581 1245

    Press tickets

    We welcome requests for press tickets from critics, journalists and bloggers.

    If you’d like to apply for press tickets, please send an email to, stating which publication you write for and which performance you would like to attend. We regret that we cannot fulfill all requests.

    Press images

    If you would like images of an ENO production, please contact Any images used must credit ENO and the photographer.

    Dress rehearsal photography

    If you are a photographer and would like to attend a dress rehearsal photocall, please contact Due to space restrictions, we regret that we cannot fulfill all requests.

    Location filming and photography

    The London Coliseum can be used for location filming and photography. Each request is dealt with on a case-by-case basis and may be subject to fees depending on the nature of the request.

    For all filming requests, please contact:
    Hugh de la Bedoyere, Commercial Producer ENO and London Coliseum, on +44 (0)20 7845 9211,