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Classical music, opera, ballet and dance in Leeds, United Kingdom

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LeedsBernstein double bill

Bernstein double bill
Bernstein
Jonathon Heyward; Matthew Eberhardt; Phoenix Dance Theatre; Charles Edwards; Hannah Clark; Quirijn de Lang; Sandra Piques Eddy

LeedsJack the Ripper: The Women of Whitechapel

Jack the Ripper: The Women of Whitechapel
Bell: Jack the Ripper: The Women of Whitechapel
Nicholas Kok; Daniel Kramer; Opera North; Soutra Gilmour; Elin Pritchard; Dame Josephine Barstow

LeedsLeeds Lieder - Ian Bostridge

© Sim Canetty-Clark
Schubert
Ian Bostridge; Joseph Middleton; Harriet Burns

LeedsLeeds Lieder - Louise Alder

© Gerard Collett
Grieg, Rachmaninov, Strauss R., Howells, Finzi
Louise Alder; Joseph Middleton; Benson Wilson

LeedsLeeds Lieder - Iestyn Davies

© Chris Sorenson
Schubert, Liszt, Brahms, Wolf
Iestyn Davies; Joseph Middleton; Nardus Williams

LeedsA Handel/Weill double bill

Opera North
Handel, Weill
Anthony Kraus; Anna Pool; Opera North; James Holmes; George Johnson-Leigh; Amy Freston; Nicholas Watts
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Exuberant revival of Opera North's Marriage of Figaro

Fflur Wyn (Susanna) and Phillip Rhodes (Figaro) © Robert Workman
Opera North's revival of Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro directed by Jo Davies and conducted by Antony Hermus at Leeds Grand Theatre is still full of comic exuberance.
****1
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Opera North's Street Scene brings Golden Age Broadway to Leeds

Robert Hayward (Frank Maurrant) © Clive Barda
Opera North brings Kurt Weill's “Broadway opera” Street Scene to the Leeds Grand Theatre in a thrilling production directed by Matthew Eberhardt and conducted by James Holmes.
****1
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Northern Ballet at 50: a gala celebration in Leeds

© Guy Farrow
Northern Ballet reaches its half-century with a gala at Leeds Grand Theatre featuring highlights from its "greatest hits".
***11
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Another sparkling revival of La bohème by Opera North

Eleazar Rodriguez (Rodolfo) and Lauren Fagan (Mimì) © Richard Hubert Smith
Michael Barker-Craven directs and Renato Balsadonna conducts this successful revival of Puccini's La bohème in Opera North's production at Leeds Grand Theatre.
****1
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Opera North's inventive Giulio Cesare a stirring tribute to Handel

Lucie Chartin (Cleopatra) and Maria Sanner (Giulio Cesare) © Alastair Muir
In 1724, Handel's Giulio Cesare was a vehicle for star singers Senesino and Francesca Cuzzoni. Maria Sanner and Lucie Chartin step into their shoes with great success for this Opera North revival. 
****1
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Martinů's The Greek Passion: an opera for our times

Nicky Spence (Manolios) © Tristram Kenton
At a time when the “relevance” is bandied around all too frequently in relation to opera, Martinů's really does deserve that tag. 
****1
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