Press office

Welcome to ENO’s press office.

Press releases

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English National Opera to reopen the London Coliseum with performances of Mozart’s Requiem
  • Richard Seager Annual Arts Award winner to create work for English National Opera
  • A Christmas Carol: update on 2020 performances
  • Full cast and creative team announced for ENO Drive & Live at Alexandra Palace
  • The English National Opera launches ENO Breathe with Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
  • English National Opera announces new Harewood Artists for Summer 2020
  • ENO is pleased to announce that Professor Ajit Lalvani is joining the Board of Trustees
  • English National Opera stages new production of Dvořák’s best-loved opera Rusalka
  • Gillian Moore joins English National Opera Artistic Committee
  • Anthony Minghella’s award-winning staging of Puccini’s Madam Butterfly returns to the London Coliseum
  • The London Coliseum hosts new production of Mozart’s comedy opera The Marriage of Figaro
  • English National Opera announces new Mackerras Fellow
  • Jenny Mollica appointed as English National Opera’s Director of Baylis
  • English National Opera stages Verdi’s Luisa Miller for the first time in company history
  • English National Opera announces next stage of strategy for nurturing BAME talent and encouraging a more inclusive opera industry
  • Calixto Bieito’s acclaimed Carmen returns to English National Opera
  • English National Opera and London Musical Theatre Orchestra Announce A Christmas Carol Collaboration
  • English National Opera Announces ENO Studio Live Productions for Spring 2020
  • ENO announces changes to Board of Trustees
  • English National Opera Stages New Production of Philip Glass’s Orphée
  • Emma Rice makes her opera debut for English National Opera’s Orpheus Series
  • 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
  • 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,