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Stephen Oliver's previous opera productions include: for Windsor and Eton Opera La Sonnambula, The Elixir of Love, Carmen, The Magic Flute, La Bohème, Eugene Onegin, The Merry Widow; for Park Opera Rigoletto, The Queen of Spades; for Epsom College Dido and Aeneas, The Marriage of Figaro, The Coronation of Poppea, Hansel and Gretel, The Cunning Little Vixen, The Beggar's Opera [Britten]; for St Cecilia Chorus Samson and Jephtha [semi-stagings]; for City Music Society, Bishopsgate Institute  Bach's Coffee Cantata [semi-staging].

He has directed plays for Richmond Shakespeare Society including Uncle Vanya, Taking Sides, Cymbeline, Vincent in Brixton, Hysteria and in collaboration with The Richmond Orchestra, Shakespeare in Words and Music; for Teddington Theatre Club The Tempest, The School for Scandal, Amadeus, Relative Values, Wild Oats, The Secret Rapture, Lend Me a Tenor; and for Epsom College over thirty plays and musicals. Since 2008 he has been Chairman of Banstead Arts Festival Society.

Stephen Oliver