A Night at the Opera by Candlelight Tickets - St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh

A Night at the Opera by Candlelight Concerts 2024

Available to 12 May 2023

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Get Candlelight Concert tickets for A Night at the Opera by Candlelight in St Giles Cathedral

London Concertante have received widespread acclaim for their live opera shows, combining gorgeous string playing, powerful vocals and some of the very finest musical virtuosity that you ever thought you'd see. Now you can catch one of their stunning live performances in an atmospheric candlelit hall near you. 

Heading to St Giles Cathedral in Edinburgh this May, experience music from the likes of Puccini, Mozart, Verdi, Bizet and more in a dramatic and captivating performance that'll leave the whole audience stunned.

Don't worry if you've never been to an opera before or if you're not familiar with classical concerts, around 50% of London Concertante visitors are first-time classical concert-goers and they always leave with smiles on their faces and a desire to go again! 

So if you're looking for a unique couples night out, or for a perfect birthday gift for your parents, friends or significant others, then get tickets to London Concertante's A Night at the Opera in Edinburgh today and prepare for an enthralling opera experience like no other. 

The programme includes: 

  • Giaccomo Puccini – “Nessun Dorma” from Turandot, “O Mio babbino caro” from Gianni Schicci, “Un Bel Di Vedremo” from Madame Butterfly, "E lucevan le stelle” from Tosca
  • Léo Delibes – “Flower Duet” from Lakme
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – "Marriage of Figaro Overture"
  • Gioachino Rossini - "William Tell Overture"
  • Giuseppe Verdi – “La donna e mobile” from Rigoletto
  • Georges Bizet – "Toreador Song" from Carmen
    and many, many more!

Book your tickets to London Concertante's A Night at the Opera by Candlelight in St Giles Cathedral today, or take a look at other tour dates for 2024: 

  • Fri 1 Mar - Gloucester Cathedral, Gloucestershire
  • Sat 2 Mar - Worcester Cathedral, Worcestershire
  • Fri 8 Mar - St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh
  • Sat 16 Mar - Arundel Cathedral, West Sussex
  • Sat 20 Apr - Chichester Cathedral, West Sussex
  • Fri 26 Apr - Llandaff Cathedral, Cardiff
  • Sun 28 Apr - Lichfield Cathedral, Staffordshire
  • Sat 4 May - Manchester Cathedral, Manchester
  • Fri 10 May - Leeds Minster, West Yorkshire
  • Sat 18 May - Wells Cathedral, Somerset
  • Thu 23 May - Shrewsbury Abbey, Shropshire 
  • Fri 24 May - Coventry Abbey, West Midlands
  • Sat 25 May - Hemsted Park, Kent
  • Thu 30 May - Cadogan Hall, London
  • Sat 1 Jun - Norwich Cathedral, Suffolk
  • Thu 6 Jun - Ely Cathedral, Cambridgeshire 
  • Sat 8 Jun - Lincoln Cathedral, Lincolnshire
  • Thu 13 Jun - Ripon Cathedral, North Yorkshire
  • Sat 22 Jun - Bath Abbey, Somerset
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How to find us

By car:

There is no parking close to the Cathedral, except for two disabled parking bays at the East side of the Cathedral, accessible by driving down the High Street from the crossroads at George IV Bridge. The closest parking is on King’s Stables Road (EH3 9DR) which is an 11-minute walk, taking in the Castle and the start of the Royal Mile. 

By bus: 

Being at the heart of Edinburgh, St Giles’ is easily accessible by bus. Stops on George IV Bridge are the closest, but North Bridge and South Bridge stops are a 3-minute walk away. Stops on Princes Street are slightly further and would require walking up hill.

By train:

The closest train stations is Edinburgh Waverly on Princes Street. Similarly to the bus, it is a 5-minute walk uphill to St Giles’.

By bike: 

There is a bicycle locking area outside the High Court, just across from the Cathedral. 

  • Toilets
  • Baby-changing facilities 

Please note that the organisers operate an unreserved seating policy within each separate band.

Seats within each band (AA, A, B & C) are allocated on a first come, first served basis.

We are really sorry but we are not able to offer refunds for these events. However, if the event cannot go ahead for any reason, it will be rescheduled and moved to an alternative date and your tickets will also be transferred to this new date.

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