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Opera North is determined to use music to enhance the lives of our audiences wherever they may be.

We are delighted to be able to share some of our productions and performances with viewers online, connecting people through the powerful shared experience of music and opera.

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If you are able, please consider making a donation to support our work. Every penny will help us to bring the joy of music into more homes, now and in the future.

Watch ONDemand

Watch at your leisure through our new ONDemand player, including Beethoven’s Fidelio, and our new series of livestreamed chamber concerts, The Whitehall Road Sessions, featuring music by Debussy, Schubert, Farrenc, Mozart and Ravel.

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The Ring Cycle

Watch Opera North’s acclaimed dramatic concert staging of Richard Wagner’s epic masterpiece online, in full, for free.

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Walking Home: Sound Journeys

Tune in and take a walk with our unique series of sound journeys composed by five musicians during lockdown, available to download now.

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The Lullaby Project

An online collection of lullabies featuring performers appearing at the Howard Assembly Room. Press play and prepare to drift away….

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Thinking with opera

Thinking with opera

Explore the thrilling world of opera in our new series of podcasts, produced as part of the DARE partnership between Opera North and the University of Leeds.

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Watch via our partners

The Adventures of Pinocchio

Our 2007 production of Jonathan Dove’s ‘fun for all the family’ opera is available to watch via Marquee TV, who are currently offering 7-day free trials.

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Don Giovanni

Watch our 2012 time-travelling production of Mozart’s darkly comic opera through Digital Theatre – rent for £7.99.

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Watch our dramatic concert performance of Beethoven’s only opera, filmed live at Leeds Town Hall in December 2020. Available via Marquee TV.

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Orpheus in the Record Shop

Ancient myth is charged with the magical crackle of vinyl in rapper and playwright Testament’s timely musical story of a young man’s journey out of isolation. Available to watch on BBC iPlayer.

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