Most recent

Bach’s St Matthew Passion, St Alban’s Abbey, February 2016

Mozart’s Cosi fan Tutte, RNCM, March 2016


‘director Thomas Guthrie has created a fascinating take on Mozart’s Così Fan Tutte… highly effective, true to its original and up-to-date at the same time’, Manchester Theatre Awards

‘seriously effective… one might easily imagine it gracing Glyndebourne’, Seen and Heard International

Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, Sestina, Northern Ireland, April 2016

‘truly excellent’, Belfast Telegraph

‘compelling, alluring, and gently devastating, a triumph for the power of the collective in an almost full house worthy of its presence’, The Big List

GOTcompany’s Real Life Actually installation, Brighton Festival, May 2016

‘more meaning to my present life than I could ever describe in words here’

‘bold/radical in its simplicity, intimacy and informality’

‘creative, moving, a beautiful expression of death’ (audience feedback)

Mozart’s Nozze di Figaro, Longborough Festival Opera, July 2016

***** ‘highly evocative…strong, cogent production’ (Plays to See)

**** ‘economy of means.. very likeable’ (Classical Source)

**** ‘simple, warm production’ (Bachtrack)

‘intelligent… convincing… many flashes of humour… thought-provoking… Mozart speaking to the world of today’ (Seen and Heard International)

‘thoughtful, dynamic’ (MusicOMH)

‘canny choice of setting, elegantly rendered’ (Spectator)

‘fizzes with joyous interaction’ (Musical Opinion)

ROH Thurrock Community Chorus 5th Anniversary Gala, July 2016

‘I LOVE you guys!!!!! Soo proud of you all and thanks for an amazing evening’ (Tom Guthrie)

Rossini’s Barbiere di Siviglia, ROH, September 2016

**** ‘Thomas Guthrie’s reworking of Leiser and Caurier’s 2005 production is tremendous fun’, Guardian

**** ‘Now, as revived by Thomas Guthrie, the show fizzes because of its wonderfully assured performers’, Times

Mrs Mozart, Bergen Opera, August and October 2016


Murmartinstein, Bergen Opera, ‘Mimi Goes Glamping’ and Ulvsnesøy Prison, August and December 2016

See here for Mary Miller’s blog

Alehouse Boys, Barokksolistene dir Bjarte Eike, 2016

Watch BBC clip here

Classical Opera Company, London, March 2017

**** ‘The production was nimble and effective.. wonderful fun’ (Observer)

**** ‘an unmixed pleasure.. unfussily effective, Classical-era staging by Thomas Guthrie.. the real deal’ (Arts Desk)

**** ‘kept things simple.. allowing the vigour of Mozart’s score to speak out with vivid immediacy’ (Classical Source)

‘entirely ego-free.. a true love of the music placed in the forefront.. a compact, delightful time’ (Schmopera)