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OPUS1: A Tale In Time


Today has seen the end of OPUS1, a creative arts project for 8-11 year olds which has run daily from 01 – 05 August in the Howard Assembly Room. 36 young people have worked with a team of professional artists including composer Pete Letanka, director and choreographer ... Read More

Playing with Time in OPUS1


On Day 3 of this week’s OPUS1 education project, Jo Bedford lets us in on what the group of 38 children has come up with so far [caption id="attachment_829" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Young people taking part in OPUS 2010"][/caption] After the first two days... Read More

The Invincible Summer


[caption id="attachment_793" align="alignright" width="199" caption="Cello in front of Mimmo Paladino Porta d’Oriente 2005 at the YSP. Courtesy the artist and Galerie Scheffel. Photo: Tom Arber Photography"][/caption] Cellist Matthew Sharp on Summer ahead of the second in a... Read More

A frenzy of festivals as the summer season approaches


[caption id="attachment_775" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Opera in the Park, Temple Newsam, Leeds"][/caption] With the summer festival season now well underway, Opera North staff share some festival memories. Whether you’re a fan of Glyndebourne or Grimebourn, cl... Read More

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