• Enjoy three fine operas on ACE’s annual visit to Glyndebourne: Verdi’s Rigoletto, Donizetti’s L’elisir d’amore and Handel’s Rinaldo
• Explore the work of the Bloomsbury Set in Sussex, with a visit to Charleston, and discover Regency grandeur at Brighton’s famous Royal Pavilion
• Our first departure to Glyndebourne also features a visit to Farleys House & Gallery, home of Surrealist photographer Lee Miller and artist Roland Penrose
a former ACE Bursary student, who is a tutor and Junior Fellow at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
Assemble 1330 at Deans Place Hotel, Alfriston for three nights. Afternoon lecture: Rigoletto followed by performance at Glyndebourne Opera House: Rigoletto.
Morning lecture: L’elisir d’amore followed by excursion to Brighton for guided tour of the Royal Pavilion. Late afternoon performance at Glyndebourne Opera House: L’elisir d’amore.
Morning lecture: Rinaldo followed by guided tour of Farleys House & Gallery. Late afternoon performance at Glyndebourne Opera House: Rinaldo.
Morning excursion to Charleston (meeting place of the Bloomsbury Set) for guided tour. Tour disperses approximately 1400 at hotel followed byapproximately 1445 at Polegate Station.
27 Oct — 30 Oct 2019
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"Each visit was just right - your planning and organisation made it all run smoothly. The balance of type of excursions was good. ACE is excellent, as it has been for us over the years."
Recent ACE Customer
Cost of £995 includes: accommodation based on sharing a twin or double bedded room, performances as described, breakfast, one lunch, dinner with water & coffee, excursions & admissions, gratuities.
Not included: travel insurance, double room for single use supplement £115.