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Friends of Scottish Opera November 2019Friends of Scottish Opera

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Any of these Meetings of the Friends are open to members and guests; prospective members are welcome at any time. Just contact your local branch through the details given, or contact the Friends Manager, Anne Higgins, at Scottish Opera's head office at Elmbank Crescent, Glasgow on 0141 248 4567.

Amongst the privileges of Friends is the chance to book free entry to the dress rehearsal of the main stage performance, subject to having bought a ticket for later in the run of performances. Look out for details.

Aberdeen Lunch and Listen at the Royal Northern and University Club, 9 Albyn Place, Aberdeen AB10 1YE  12.30pm £25, including lunch with wine

Saturday 2 November 12.30pm Alex Reedijk General Director


Forth Valley

Forth Valley Branch meetings take place monthly at 2.30pm in the Smith Art Gallery and Museum, Stirling (except the Spring lunch) until April. Entrance £5 (£1 students) or book all meetings for £30

For further details contact Elise Macrae on 01786 822 128 or e-mail macraefernbank@btinternet.com

Sunday 3 November 2019.  Jonathon Swinard, Artistic Director, Scottish Opera Young Company and Tosca Chorus Master, former Emerging Artist repetiteur



Perthshire branch meetings take place in the Royal George Hotel, Tay Street, Perth PH1 5LD on Sunday afternoons at 2.30pm. Entrance £8 (or book all four meetings for £25) including tea, coffee or a glass of wine or soft drink. For information, contact Dr Hamish McBride, tel. 01887 840355 or e-mail hamishmcbride46@gmail.com

Sunday 24 November 2019   Paul Carey Jones, baritone.  Sacristan in Tosca.


Tayside branch meetings, except parties, take place on Fridays at 7.30pm in the Common Room, Chaplaincy Centre, Dundee University (except 8 December and 4 May).  For further information and to book a buffet supper at 6.30pm before any of the meetings, please contact David Robb on 01382 456916 or e-mail therobbs@blueyonder.co.uk; or Penny Anderson on 01382 225067 or e-mail penny_anderson@blueyonder.co.uk.

Entrance £2, or £10 including supper, £12 with wine

Fri 8 Nov 2019 David Robb on ' How shabby is Tosca?' 

Performance DatesFriends of Scottish Opera November 2019

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Royal Northern and University Club | Aberdeen

2 Nov, 12.30

Smith Art Gallery and Museum | Stirling

3 Nov, 14.30

Chaplaincy Centre, Dundee | Dundee

8 Nov, 19.30

Royal George Hotel | Perth

24 Nov, 14.30

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