Event Category: Performances

Will Todd’s large scale people’s opera for Opera North will receive a further two performances at the National Railway Museum in Shildon, County Durham. The Chorus and Orchestra of Opera North join forces with a newly-formed Community Chorus, drawn from the local area of south and west County Durham in partnership with Northern Heartlands.

Through a series of six stories, by six writers from diverse backgrounds, Welsh National Opera’s new opera explores the highs and lows of migration: from the migration of birds to the sailing of The Mayflower 400 years ago; from the story of an Afro-Caribbean slave in Bristol to the experience of Indian doctors working in the NHS

Through a series of six stories, by six writers from diverse backgrounds, Welsh National Opera’s new opera explores the highs and lows of migration: from the migration of birds to the sailing of The Mayflower 400 years ago; from the story of an Afro-Caribbean slave in Bristol to the experience of Indian doctors working in the NHS