Our privacy policy was last updated on Friday 31 January 2020View it hereDismiss
Sign in
Bachtrack logo
Home
What's on
Reviews
Articles
Video
Site
EventsReviewsArticlesVideo

Venue: Theatre Royal, Newcastle upon Tyne

Fact file
Address100 Grey Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
North-East
NE1 6BR
United Kingdom
Google maps54° 58' 21.919" N 1° 36' 43.536" W
March 2021
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
01020304050607
08091011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
29303101020304
05060708091011
Evening performance
Matinee performance
Upcoming eventsSee more...

Newcastle upon TyneCarmenNew production

Carmen
Bizet: Carmen
Garry Walker; Edward Dick; Opera North; Colin Richmond; Laura Hopkins; Chrystal E Williams; Antoine Bélanger

Newcastle upon TyneAlcinaNew production

Alcina
Handel: Alcina
Laurence Cummings; Tim Albery; Opera North; Hannah Clark; Máire Flavin; Patrick Terry

Newcastle upon TyneThe Girl of the Golden West

The Girl of the Golden West
Puccini: La fanciulla del West
Antony Hermus; Aletta Collins; Opera North; Giles Cadle; Gabrielle Dalton; Magdalena Molendowska; Rafael Rojas
Latest reviewsSee more...

Opera North's dazzling Queen of Spades is full of Russian passion

Queen of Spades began life as a sharp little ghost story by Alexander Pushkin, quite different in tone and spirit from the melodramatic adaptation by Modest Tchaikovsky, who wrote the libretto for his composer brother.
****1
Read more

Opera North's Carmen - still the same story

The story of Carmen is a tale of people at the bottom of the heap; factory workers, gypsies, bullfighters, ordinary soldiers, yet the romance of Spain and Bizet’s exuberant and unforgettable tunes have combined to give us a prettified, glamorous idea of Carmen, full of flamenco costumes, castanets, handsome toreadors and none of the rough edges.
***11
Read more