Concerto for 2 Pianos in Eb major (3) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
The Little Greats | Full Trailer
Opera North’s Little Greats Festival is coming to the North of England, showcasing the huge range of emotions from passion to power, through short operas - and we’re giving you the chance to experience a double-bill of your choice in either Leeds, Newcastle or Salford Quays.
The Little Greats festival has something for everyone: hot-blooded Italian classics Cavalleria rusticana and Pagliacci, family-friendly magical opera with Ravel’s bewitching childhood fantasy L’enfant et les sortilèges, musical theatre classics with Gilbert & Sullivan’s hilarious Trial by Jury and the jazzy Trouble in Tahiti by Bernstein, composer of West Side Story. Not to mention the chance to see and hear the glorious and rarely-performed gem Osud (Destiny) by Leoš Janáček.
And you could be enjoying an evening for two at one of these enchanting double-bill operas at either Leeds Grand Theatre, Theatre Royal Newcastle, or The Lowry, Salford as we have a pair of tickets to be won.
We'll also include an overnight stay with breakfast at your chosen venue's local boutique Malmaison Hotel and £200 spending money for you and your guest.
For the chance to win answer the question below before 23:59 on Wednesday 4 October 2017.
Here's the choice of dates and venues for Opera North’s Little Greats festival. Which mini masterpieces will you choose?
Leeds Grand Theatre
Sat 7 Oct - Cavalleria rusticana / Trial by Jury
Wed 11 Oct - Osud / Trouble in Tahiti
Thu 12 Oct - Pagliacci / Cavalleria rusticana
Fri 13 Oct - Trouble in Tahiti / Trial by Jury
Sat 14 Oct - Osud /Cavalleria rusticana
Wed 18 Oct - Pagliacci / Osud
Thu 19 Oct - Cavalleria rusticana / Trouble in Tahiti
Fri 20 Oct - Osud / L’enfant et les sortilèges
Sat 21 Oct 2.15pm matinee - Trouble in Tahiti / Trial by Jury
Sat 21 Oct - Pagliacci / Cavalleria rusticana
Theatre Royal Newcastle
Wed 8 & Sat 11 Nov - Pagliacci / Cavalleria rusticana
Thu 9 Nov - L’enfant et les sortilèges / Osud
Fri 10 Nov - Trouble in Tahiti / Trial by Jury
The Lowry, Salford Quays
Wed 15 & Sat 18 Nov - Pagliacci / Cavalleria rusticana
Thu 16 Nov - L’enfant et les sortilèges / Osud
Fri 17 Nov - Trouble in Tahiti / Trial by Jury
All performances start at 7.15pm except where matinees are indicated