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Ballet Review: The Nutcracker, Leeds Grand

Dec 7, 2018 No Comments

The Nutcracker is one of the few titles with the ability to entice even those who’d typically run a mile at the mention of ‘two-hour ballet’.

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Kiss Me Kate, ©Tristram Kenton

Review: Kiss Me Kate, Opera North, Leeds Grand Theatre

May 31, 2018 Comments Off on Review: Kiss Me Kate, Opera North, Leeds Grand Theatre

This is a revival of Opera North’s magnificent production of Cole Porter’s Shakespearian parody Kiss me, Kate, staged by the company in 2015.

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Northern Ballet's Jane Eyre, a ballet by Cathy Marston. Photo Emma Kauldhar

Review: Jane Eyre, Northern Ballet, Leeds Grand

Mar 14, 2018 Comments Off on Review: Jane Eyre, Northern Ballet, Leeds Grand

Making its debut at Leeds Grand Theatre, Northern Ballet’s Jane Eyre cements the company as one of the country’s brightest artistic talents.

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La traviata

Review: Andrea Chénier, Turandot, La traviata

Feb 20, 2016 Comments Off on Review: Andrea Chénier, Turandot, La traviata

It was a cold Winter evening when I set off across the Pennines, armed only with a couple of G&Ts.

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OperaWatch: What’s on in Winter

Jan 18, 2016 Comments Off on OperaWatch: What’s on in Winter

As I look out of the window of the OperaWatch offices, housed on the 43rd floor of Northern Soul Towers, I can see snow-covered lands as far as the Lakes.

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