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Words: Babur: Poet, Warrior, Lover

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First Mughal emperor, merciless warrior, passionate poet, shameless self-publicist.

Nima Poovaya-Smith and Tanvir Hasan, historian and architect, discuss the ‘real’ Babur.

An event designed to contextualise the opera, Babur in London.

Culture does not come in neat, isolated packages. Culture is messy and blurred. It overflows boundaries.’  Nima Poovaya-Smith

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Leeds Howard Assembly Room 13th Jun 2012 6:30pm

Words: Babur: Poet, Warrior, Lover

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Enjoy 20% off your bill at Sandinista (Cross Belgrave Street - New Briggate) on presentation of your Opera North ticket when placing their food order. To book a table call 0113 305 0372. Food is served till 10pm through the week with final orders at 9pm Friday and Saturday. Only valid on the day of the performance their ticket is for. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer.

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The Howard Assembly Room is located inside Leeds Grand Theatre

Leeds Grand Theatre is situated on New Briggate in the heart of Leeds City Centre.

The theatre is easily accessible by public transport. It is approximately 10 minutes walk from the main bus station and 15 minutes walk from the train station with many buses stopping in the immediate vicinity. For the most up to date information on local bus and train times, please check WYMetro. There is also a taxi rank outside the theatre although we recommend booking a taxi in advance, particularly on a Friday or Saturday evening.

Parking is available at various nearby car parks, including Edward Street/Templar Street and the St John's and Merrion Centre shopping malls. A limited amount of on street parking is available near the theatre is free after 6pm but this does tend to fill up very quickly.

 

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