New live performances by Opera North are announced today, with a tour of Beethoven’s opera Fidelio planned as the first large scale production for over a year as the Leeds-based opera company builds towards a fuller programme of public events.

Other performances and broadcasts over the spring and summer include: 

  • A Night at the Opera gala concert at The Lowry, Salford Quays 
  • Co-production of Sondheim’s A Little Night Music with Leeds Playhouse rescheduled for Summer 21 
  • The Whitehall Road Sessions: a new series of livestreamed chamber concerts 
  • As You Are: A Sound Walk for Leeds,reopening this Spring  
  • Whistle Stop Opera: The Magic Flute touring across the North 
  • Orpheus in the Record Shop: Opera North and Leeds Playhouse’s co-production broadcast on BBC Four as part of #BBCLightsUp
  • BBC Radio 3 broadcasts for Gluck’s opera Orfeo ed Euridice and the Orchestra of Opera North conducted by Richard Farnes