It's our 86th birthday today!

On 20 January 1931, ENO performed Carmen for the very first time as the Vic-Wells Opera Company.
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Head on over to our Instagram story for a peek at An Evening with the ENO Orchestra #MeetTheENOOrchestra

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Never been to the opera before? Register for Opera Undressed and for £20 you’ll get a great seat, a pre-performance introduction to the opera, and a free gin and tonic at a post-show party with the cast!

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Take a look back through the years at Jonathan Miller's iconic 'Mafia' Rigoletto. First seen in 1982, this production returns to the London Coliseum for its 13th revival in February 2017.
Stay warm everyone!
Did you miss the BBC Radio 3 broadcast of #ENOLulu on Saturday? Don't worry, you can catch it here!
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Berg's Lulu, Opera on 3 - BBC Radio 3
Preparations are well under way for #ENOPirates! Here is David Webb getting a pre wig headwrap from Wigs and Make-up's Corinne and Vanessa
Tune in to BBC Radio 3 tonight at 6.15pm to hear the full broadcast of our November 2016 production of #ENOLulu!

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The flutes get some of the best melodies! Our Principal Flute, Claire Wickes treats us to one of the solos from Norma #MeetTheENOOrchestra
Is your new year's resolution to see more opera? Take a look at the many ways to save when visiting ENO!

Ways to Save on Your Visit | English National Opera
As a New Year's Day treat, find out some unexpected and fun facts about our home, the London Coliseum!
As we say farewell to 2016, join us in taking a look through some of the year's highlights!

Happy New Year from all of us at ENO, and we hope to see you at the London Coliseum in 2017!
How many of these 100 operas can you tick off the list?

Community Post: How Many Of These 100 Operas Have You Seen?
Always wanted to know what goes on in the Percussion section? Our Principal Percussionist, Michael Doran, shows all! #MeetTheENOOrchestra
Our brilliant Principal Cello, Rudi de Groote treats us to a little bit of Tosca! #MeetTheENOOrchestra
Ever wondered why film borrows from opera so often? We've teamed up with Lewis Bond from the Youtube channel 'Channel Criswell' to find out why...

Tell us what your favourite opera in film moment is in the comments!

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Are you more of a Scarpia or a Figaro? A Mimi or a Carmen? Let's find out...

Let us know what character you are in the comments!
Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas, from all of us at ENO!
Happy Christmas Eve! Here are some more of our brilliant First Violins getting us in the festive spirit. ☃ ❇
#ENOël #ChristmasCrackerJokes