Opera North today announces a comprehensive range of new activities for young singers and instrumentalists with over 300 places available for young people to connect with music over the summer months. The Company is also looking forward to the Opera North Youth Company being the first through the doors when the redeveloped Howard Opera Centre opens this summer.


Opportunities include:

  • The chance for singers from 8 years to audition for the Opera North Youth Company
  • Brass Academy and a Woodwind and Horn Academy at Yeadon Town Hall in June
  • Strings Academy at the Howard Opera Centre in August
  • The return of the Opera North Orchestra Academy in the summer holidays
  • The launch of the Opera North Youth Orchestra for young instrumentalists looking to pursue a career in music
  • Opera North Creative Camp at Herd Farm for children keen to find out more about taking a show from concept to performance