A missing legacy; a disappearing husband; a handsome stranger. Three Scottish folk tales of marriage and abandonment, mystery and fable, loosely weaved together into one compelling opera.

Judith Weir’s The Vanishing Bridegroom receives a rare production to open BYO’s 30th Anniversary Season.

Performance Times

Sat, Wed & Fri at 7.30pm
Sat at 1pm (Cover Performance)

Running Time

1 hr 30 mins (no interval)
Cover performance: 1 hr 30 mins


£12, £21, £32, £42 
Cover performance: All seats £10

No discounts available on cover performance.

Transaction fee applies: £3 for telephone bookings, £1.95 for online and concessionary bookings. No charge in person at Ticket Office.

Group Discounts

Groups 8+ 20% off stalls seats for most performances. Not available online or in conjunction with any other offer. To book, call the Ticket Office on 020 7863 8222.

Please Note: Under 5s are not admitted to this event. 

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Archived Show

The Vanishing Bridegroom

British Youth Opera

2 Sep - 9 Sep 2017

Tickets from £10

The Peacock, Portugal Street, Holborn, WC2A 2HT, London

Ticket office: 020 7863 8222

Peacock Theatre