The company continues to redefine the artform for new audiences, taking two Opera North Projects commissions to festivals stages at Latitude and Wilderness in Summer As well as making his Opera North main house debut, Markovi? Orchestral season From sensational symphony music to heart-warming, family-friendly concerts, the Kirklees Concert Season orchestral season, underpinned by the exceptional Orchestra of Opera North, continues to bring a thrilling variety to the concert stage of our Town Halls. Jersey Boys Save on Tix! It promises to be a festive moment for the whole Company, and we are planning an incredibly diverse range of special events surrounding these performances, for audiences and participants of all ages. View All My Events. Thank you for subscribing See our privacy notice.
Many of the events in the Howard Assembly Room are commissioned, curated and produced by Opera North Projects, which creates an alternative strand of work across different artforms, with a focus on collaboration. The strong Opera North Children’s Chorus Leeds will also perform a series of three concerts linked to The Ring ; and there will be a series of special 60 minute orchestral concerts of music from The Ring for secondary schools. The centenary of the Armistice is commemorated throughout this season in compositions from the time, works directly influenced by the repercussions of war, or pieces looking retrospectively at the events of a hundred years ago. Over six months, participants will learn a programme of repertoire linked to Northern myths and stories, supported by Vocal Delivery Artists, which will culminate in performances in Summer With the original music condensed for a small group of singers and musicians, these introductory performances squeeze drama, excitement and glorious voices into just 20 minutes. View my website http: Subscription tickets are available until 20 September
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An extraordinary journey comes full circle in the Summer ofas Opera North celebrates the end of Music Director Richard Farnes’ 12 year tenure with highly anticipated full performances of Der Ring des Nibelungen. The company continues to redefine the artform for new audiences, taking two Opera North Projects commissions to festivals stages at Latitude and Seasob in Summer A broad and eclectic range of work will klrklees staged throughout the year, from the core operatic canon to works from the European and American traditions of operetta and musical theatre, drawing on the key ensemble strength of Opera North’s Chorus, Comcert and regular guest artists.
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Created by the young composer Mark Simpson and writer Melanie Challenger, the opera tells the story of Kiklees Lesley Garrettwho 2015-116 as an attendant in the toilets in Pleasure, a hedonistic gay club in the north of England. An extensive celebratory programme is being designed around The Ring performances, with up to young people age in Leeds, Hull, Newcastle, Salford and Nottingham joining the Opera North Big Sing.
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Lawrence Batley Theatre Giant lifelike dinosaurs are coming to Huddersfield as part of a children’s theatre show Tickets have almost sold out for some performances of the interactive show at Lawrence Batley Theatre which uses enormous puppets to recreate a Jurassic adventure. When Nathan, a beautiful and unpredictable young man, arrives in Pleasure and leaves a gift for Val, it marks the beginning of an emotional and violent night.
Meltham From tee off to teacher — why boss Ian has gone back to school aged The programme has been an unqualified success, with a total of 78 different community groups in Leeds becoming members of the scheme, and over attendances at performances since the project began, with an additional attendances at special taster performances and workshops.
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Successfully running at Windmill Primary School sincethe scheme will be extended from Concfrt to Low Road Primary, bringing the number of young people aged engaged in In Harmony Opera North on a weekly basis to well over Bookies have their say on John Smith’s Stadium clash. The Orchestra of Opera North plays a vital role in concert series in the Yorkshire region and stands alone in its ability kiklees perform as both an opera and a concert orchestra.
Much-loved works return to Opera North’s repertoire, bringing together the ensemble talents of a new generation of UK iirklees international singers. Renew your subscription or become seadon subscriber today by filling out the form at the back of the brochure or booking 201-516 package online at kirkleestownhalls.
Jersey Boys Save on Tix! It promises to be a festive moment for the whole Company, and we ,irklees planning an incredibly diverse range of special events surrounding these performances, for audiences and participants of all ages. Lunchtime concerts Borough Organist Gordon Stewart is sure to pull out all the stops with simply breath-taking organ music this season! Subscription tickets are available until 20 September The Kirklees concert season also includes weekly lunchtime concerts in Huddersfield on Mondays at jirklees and in Dewsbury at What’s On Dino World Live.
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Conductor Garry Walker Orchestra o The strong Opera North Children’s Chorus Leeds will also perform a series of three concerts linked to The Ring ; and there will be a series of special 60 minute orchestral concerts of music from The Ring for secondary schools. You can hear two more Current projects include Lulu: Facebook M62 closed westbound due to police incident – live updates Police and ambulances are at the scene and traffic is being diverted.
Tickets for subscribers are now on sale and tickets for the general public are on sale from July Kirklees Concert Season With lunch, wonderful anecdotes and a friendly welcome in store, it’s no wonder these lunchtime concerts at Huddersfield Town Hall are popular among our patrons.