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The Snow Maiden | Your Reaction


Our first ever production of Rimsky-Korsakov's enchanting opera The Snow Maiden has opened. Here is a selection of opening night audience tweets, Facebook comments and some production photos...

Tell us what YOU thought in the comments below, on Facebook or tweet us @Opera_North using #ONSnowMaiden

To book tickets or for more information, visit the The Snow Maiden webpage.

Photography: Richard Hubert Smith

What you say

Comment from Joyce Gessler


Joyce Gessler said ago

I was disappointed in the staging of the opera. In my head the Snow Maiden was dressed in white, and living in a forest, not in tatty jeans in a sewing factory. I didn't feel the cold in this production, nor feel the threat of the sun. I found the production lacking in contrasts and a sense of narrative. Not the fairytale I had expected.

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