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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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Julia Holter: Sense out of Nonsense

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Julia Holter: Sense out of Nonsense By: Nick Watts | Project Coordinator | DARE Fundraising Academy In advance of Julia Holter's upcoming performance in the Howard Assembly Room on Thursday, 14 November, Nick Watts shares his thoughts on her unqiue sound-pr... Read More

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Britten: A Sense of Place

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If you’d like to delve even deeper into Opera North’s Festival of Britten, a special edition of Inside Opera in the Howard Assembly Room in Leeds this coming Saturday afternoon (5 October) supplies the perfect opportunity.  Read More

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John Savournin on 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'

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John Savournin, one of the 'Mechanicals', takes time out of the final rehearsals of A Midsummer Night's Dream to tell us about his first role for Opera North, including comical costumes, long distance relationships and exploring Leeds.  Read More

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