Opera North

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.

Macbeth (Opera North)
By Ron Simpson · 9 Feb 2014

Tim Albery's staging of Verdi's first Shakespeare opera returns to Opera North

Remembering Richard Angas
By Ron Simpson · 6 Feb 2014

Stars of the lyric stage to turn out in force for a concert in honour of the loved, lamented operatic bass

The Tiger Lillies: Lulu - A Murder Ballad (Leeds)
By Ron Simpson · 31 Jan 2014

The Tiger Lillies bring their latest genre-defying production to the West Yorkshire Playhouse, you're assured to see "nothing else like it".