Backstage divas: behind the scenes at Wexford Festival Opera and Dinner at Eight

"By opening night it will be precision perfect. But it will be dangerous, risky and exciting too, and it will pack a phenomenal emotional punch that is also a whole lot of fun indeed." - The Irish Times, October 13, 2018

Dinner at EightAs the Wexford Festival Opera is rehearsing Dinner at Eight, Gemma Tipton visits the scene back stage. "Opera is full of divas, but they’re frequently not the ones on the stage. Part of the reason is that of all the art forms, opera is the most total: alongside the soloists and chorus, it also includes orchestra, acting, dancing, technical wizardry, set and costume design," she writes. 

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