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Spring events in the Howard Assembly Room now on sale

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Revel in the arrival of Spring this year with a jam-packed and unrestrained programme in the Howard Assembly Room, from celebrations of the great post-war Broadway musicals to the best of young British opera talent, and from dynamic contemporary jazz acts to the summery sou... Read More

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Die Walküre: Cast change announcement

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Opera North welcomes American tenor Erik Nelson Werner to sing the role of Siegmund in its new concert staging of Die Walküre, which opens at Leeds Town Hall on 16 June 2012, replacing Jeffrey Lloyd Roberts who has withdrawn from the role. Read More

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Opera North takes a taste of Yorkshire to London

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Opera North sets off on tour this week, part supported and championed by regional based companies Welcome to Yorkshire and Yorkshire auctioneers Tennants. Opening in Nottingham this week, followed by Newcastle and Manchester, the Company then heads south to London after an ... Read More

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What would you gamble?

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Do you take risks? What would you risk losing to win the jackpot? Ahead of Opera North's darkly glittering new production The Queen of Spades, take our gambling survey and find out what you would be willing to lose to win big. Read More

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A tribute to The Earl of Harewood KBE

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A man of many passions, George Harewood devoted his life in the pursuit of music and opera, and, more than anyone else, certainly in the UK and probably in the world, he brought about a renaissance of opera as we know it today. Read More

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Opera North's Summer selection away from the stage

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Whilst absent from the stage over Summer there are many opportunities to see Opera North across Yorkshire. Chamber concerts amongst sculptures, Beethoven in Ryedale, transforming ballrooms into beaches in Bridlington and performing at Opera in the Park are just some of the ... Read More

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