Press Centre

Press Centre

Press contacts

Julia O'Sullivan, Head of Communications
julia.o'sullivan@operanorth.co.uk
0113 223 3526 | 07956 647573

Elizabeth Simmonds, Press Officer
elizabeth.simmonds@operanorth.co.uk
0113 213 5641

Rowland Thomas, Press Officer
rowland.thomas@operanorth.co.uk
0113 223 3528

Please contact the press office with general media enquiries, filming or interview requests, for access to press images/ footage, or to request press tickets for performances.

OPERA NORTH’S WINTER 2015 SEASON

Opera North’s new season for Winter 2015 includes Mozart’s effervescent comedy The Marriage of Figaro, an intense double bill of short opera in La vida breve and Gianni Schicchi, and the return of audience favourite La traviata.

BEAUTIFULLY ILLUSTRATED NEW STUDY OF OPERA NORTH TO BE LAUNCHED AT YORKSHIRE EVENT

A new book, Opera North: Historical and Dramaturgical Perspectives on Opera Studies, will be officially launched on Tuesday 28 October, detailing the history and inner workings of Opera NorthA universal reference for opera scholars, opera workers and opera lovers, this work explores issues relating to the production of opera through history, ethnography and production analysis. 

A NEW SEASON IS COMING TO THE HOWARD ASSEMBLY ROOM

This Autumn, the Howard Assembly Room presents a packed season of international performance and special one-off events for Leeds including film, jazz, folk, world music, vocal recitals and chamber music. This season, the programme looks at the allure of immorality, inspired by Opera North’s production of The Coronation of Poppea - while the regular ‘Voices’ series focuses on a cappella vocal ensembles in very different contexts.

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