Press office

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Press releases

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Sir John Tomlinson Celebrates 50th Role at English National Opera in The Mikado
  • Annilese Miskimmon appointed as English National Opera’s Artistic Director
  • English National Opera unveils inaugural Jonathan Miller Safety Curtain
  • Birtwistle returns to English National Opera as The Mask of Orpheus receives first full London staging since its premiere
  • English National Opera kicks off 19/20 season with Wayne McGregor’s interpretation of the Orpheus myth
  • Louise Jeffreys to become Deputy Chair of ENO
  • ENO announces changes to Board of Trustees
  • English National Opera announces 2019/20 Season
  • Simon McBurney’s ‘life-enhancing’ production of Mozart’s The Magic Flute returns to ENO
  • English National Opera to reprise its 5* production of Paul Bunyan at the historic Alexandra Palace Theatre
  • English National Opera presents a sparkling new production of the 20th century’s most popular operetta
  • Natalya Romaniw makes her ENO debut as Mimì in the fourth revival of Jonathan Miller’s production of La bohème 
  • David Alden’s five star production of Lucia di Lammermoor returns with Sarah Tynan making her role debut as Lucia
  • English National Opera presents the first ever staging of Porgy and Bess in the company’s history
  • ENO celebrates 50 years at the London Coliseum with Opera For All, a gala performance featuring many of ENO’s most-loved singers
  • English National Opera announces 2018/19 Season
  • English National Opera announces cast for ENO Studio Live 2018 and three new Harewood Artists
  • ENO announces Harewood Artists for the 17/18 season
  • Fiona Shaw’s acclaimed production of The Marriage of Figaro returns to ENO, with Lucy Crowe in her role debut as the Countess
  • English National Opera to perform Acis and Galatea and Paul Bunyan for the very first time as part of ENO Studio Live
  • Daniel Kramer directs his first opera as ENO Artistic Director, a sweepingly romantic interpretation of La traviata
  • Cal McCrystal directs a joyful new production of Gilbert and Sullivan’s hilarious satirical fantasy, Iolanthe.
  • Robert Carsen’s classic production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream returns to the London Coliseum
  • ENO Announces next Mackerras Conducting Fellow, Valentina Peleggi
  • English National Opera to perform Acis and Galatea and Paul Bunyan for the very first time as part of ENO Studio Live
  • Philip Glass’s operatic masterpiece returns to English National Opera, with Toby Spence leading the cast in his role debut
  • Richard Jones’s acclaimed production of Rodelinda returns to ENO, conducted by Christian Curnyn
  • ENO presents the world premiere of Nico Muhly’s Marnie, conducted by ENO Music Director Martyn Brabbins
  • ENO announces Harewood Artists for the 17/18 season
  • Jonathan Miller’s classic production of The Barber of Seville celebrates its thirtieth anniversary
  • 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:
    Gary England, Director of Commercial ENO and London Coliseum, on +44 (0)20 7845 9211,