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Music in Durham

Opera

29 February - 02 March
Durham Opera Ensemble
The Sir Thomas Allen Assembly Rooms

Set on a ship in Portsmouth Harbour, Gilbert and Sullivan's comic operetta uses the age-old tale of forbidden love to lampoon the notion of social class.

25 March
English Touring Opera
Gala Theatre

Giacomo Puccini's devastating depiction of a woman wrestling with her desire for love on her own terms but who is ultimately doomed by her own greed.

26 March
English Touring Opera
Gala Theatre

Igor Stravinsky's opera The Rakes Progress brings William Hogarth's satirical paintings to life, with the help of a libretto by WH Auden.

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