Opera North

The Bartered Bride (Opera North - tour)
By Ron Simpson · 26 Oct 2014

Smetana's rich comic opera cunningly updated to 1960s Czechoslovakia by Opera North

The Coronation of Poppea (Opera North - tour)
By Ron Simpson · 6 Oct 2014

Monteverdi's amoral study of an immoral couple is given a knockout production by Opera North

La traviata (Opera North - tour)
By Ron Simpson · 28 Sep 2014

A brand-new production of Verdi's most popular opera is unveiled at Leeds Grand Theatre

Alan Oke - from Grimes on the Beach to Anna Nicole
By Mark Valencia · 8 Sep 2014

The doyen of psychological operatic acting discusses his career as a baritone-turned-tenor

Götterdämmerung (Leeds Town Hall)
By Mark Valencia · 17 Jun 2014

Opera North concludes its traversal of Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen with a triumphant account of the final opera

Opera North announces 2014-15 season
By Ron Simpson · 8 May 2014

New season promises a broad range of old & new work including a new production of Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro and a revival of Smetana's The Bartered Bride.

La bohème (Opera North - tour)
By Ron Simpson · 30 Apr 2014

Puccini's indelible tear-jerker returns to Leeds & Salford in a revival of Phyllida Lloyd's much-loved staging

Opera North co-commission new works
By Ron Simpson · 28 Feb 2014

Leeds-based Opera North, together with Aldeburgh Music and Royal Opera House, give opportunities to emerging opera writers.

From Paris With Love (Opera North)
By Ron Simpson · 15 Feb 2014

The entente cordiale is in safe hands with this musical divertissement from Opera North

Lulu: A Murder Ballad (Opera North - Manchester)
By David Cunningham · 14 Feb 2014

On paper this Opera North production is intriguing. In reality, it promises more than it delivers - says David Cunningham.