Opera North

Oliver Mears takes over at the Royal Opera
The artistic director of NI Opera lands the biggest job in UK lyric theatre
Jenůfa (Longborough Festival Opera)
Janáček's masterpiece is graced by a memorable performance in the title role
Into the Woods (West Yorkshire Playhouse)
By James Willstrop
Opera North team up with West Yorkshire Playhouse on this production of Sondheim's classic musical
David Butt Philip - the tenor years
The star of ENO's Madam Butterfly on his rise, his plans and how to be a bastard
Will Tuckett, kicking off the lycra
The dancer and choreographer is directing L'italiana in Algeri for Garsington Opera
Der Ring des Nibelungen (Leeds Town Hall and tour)
Opera North's ambitious project to tour a complete Ring cycle is triumphantly fulfilled
Pleasure (Snape Maltings Britten Studio and tour)
A new opera by Mark Simpson set in the toilets of a gay nightclub
A night of operatic Pleasure
Tonight sees the opening of Mark Simpson's new touring chamber opera
Andrea Chénier (Grand Theatre, Leeds - tour)
Opera North scores a triumph with Annabel Arden's lean, intelligent staging