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Richard Mantle looks forward to 2014

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Opera North General Director, Richard Mantle, talks about the highlights coming up as the Company's focus shifts to the two greatest Italian composers of opera, with Verdi's Macbeth and Puccini's The Girl of the Golden West. Read More

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A rather active August...

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Ahead of the new season, a quieter period in the calendar has arrived, which leaves just enough time to reflect on the unusually busy August Opera North enjoyed, travelling the length of the UK. Read More

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The flood is coming...

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The weekend we have been building towards is nearly upon us and signs of the coming of OverWorlds & UnderWorlds are springing up around our city, in particular a giant tree with a ship wrecked boat emerging up from Briggate.   Read More

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February Frenzy

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  From operas for naughty children to a new tour and first visit to Dublin, it has been a busy month at Opera North. Have a look and listen to some of the links below to get a feel for what has been going on and what we are getting excited about. Read More

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Who is Ophelia?

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Beauty and Clarity. These are the two pillars we are trying to bridge in making this piece, commissioned by Opera North Projects to accompany the Howard Assembly Room’s upcoming visual arts installation, which this year is Katie Mitchell’s ’Five Truths.&rs... Read More

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