New events have today been added to Switch ON: Opera North’s programme of indoor performance, outdoor events and digital projects taking place this Autumn and reaffirming the company’s determination to make music with and for audiences across the North.
Acis and Galatea (Handel) – at Leeds Playhouse, directed by Anna Pool and conducted by Anthony Kraus;
Seven Deadly Sins (Brecht/ Weill) – at Leeds Playhouse, directed and choreographed by Gary Clarke with James Holmes conducting;
Fidelio (Beethoven) – a touring concert opening at Leeds Town Hall and conducted by Mark Wigglesworth;
Whistle Stop Opera: Cinderella – an indoor tour to smaller scale venues;
Orchestra of Opera North/ Chloe Hanslip – a concert featuring Vivaldi’s Four Seasons and Piazzolla’s Four Seasons of Buenos Aires, at Leeds Town Hall on Saturday 3 October – on sale now
More than 14,000 tickets will be available for events in the Switch ON season, at over 40 different venues, with 79% of tickets either free, pay-as-you-feel, or priced at under £15.