The Symphonic Sounds of Back to Basics

with the Orchestra of Opera North

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Special guest artists: Heather Small (The Voice of M People), Andy Cato and MC M.A.D (Groove Armada), Janice Robinson (The voice of Dreamer from Livin’ Joy), Rowetta (Happy Mondays), Rachel McFarlane, Sara Garvey

This summer, experience dancefloor and club anthems at a whole new level in the city’s biggest outdoor arena.

With original guest vocalists, full orchestra and an all-killer setlist cherry-picked from Back to Basics’ legendary 25-year catalogue, this is set to be a night to remember!

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Why you need to be there

—  Rave to club classics
—  Live DJ sets from 6.45pm, live performances from 8.15pm
—  Unites a 60-piece symphony orchestra with leading DJs and guest star vocalists

Information about the venue

—  Food & drink available to purchase
—  City centre location – great bus and train links, plus plenty of parking spots for those not drinking
—  City’s biggest outdoor arena
—  VIP upgrade gets you access to VIP bar location

Opera North in the City 2019, part of Millennium Square Summer Series


Early bird and group of 4+: £29.50 | Standing: £32.50 | VIP bar upgrade: £7

Running time
DJ sets: 6.45pm
Event: 8.15pm – 10.30pm
Includes interval of 25 minutes

Book both 80s Classical and The Symphonic Sounds of Back to Basics and save £7.50

Cliff Masterson

Age guidance
Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult
Not suitable for anyone under the age of 14

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Reaction and reviews

“…stunning… took dance music to another level”

— Yorkshire Evening Post

“…outstanding and the atmosphere was buzzing”

— The Symphonic Sounds of Back to Basics audience member, 2018

The Symphonic Sounds of Back to Basics

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