This September, members of community groups in Leeds will have the chance to find out more about opera in special introductory performances to The Coronation of Poppea.
Children and young people in the Bransholme area of Hull are set to take part in two new music education projects delivered by Opera North. A brand new pioneering project, given the working title of 'Singing Sistema,' will take place at Bude Park Primary School, while an Exchanging Notes programme will take place at Winifred Holtby Academy.
On Wednesday 9 July, the young musicians of In Harmony Opera North take to the concert platform at Leeds Town Hall, to demonstrate to family and friends how far they have come since the inspirational music education project began.
On Saturday 10 May, seven of the UK’s opera companies will present Inside Opera: Live, a unique online event offering unprecedented behind the scenes access and insight into the opera being created and performed in theatres across the country.