Audience member, Bowes Museum

Excellent, even better than last year and just lovely to have some opera out in the rural areas.  We miss out a lot as far as opera is concerned. 

In July 2011, InterOpera presented Riverside Plays Opera. 

Penelope_Randall-Davis.JPGThink of opera and the image of a sumptuously-decorated, chandelier-lit theatre springs to mind. Ahead of us, the huge stage and the pit below, full of orchestral players…Then as the lights dim, the Maestro brings down the first beat and the curtains are drawn aside…we enter a world of drama and wild imaginings…Leave all sense of reality at home ...

Read the Riverside plays Opera programme.

Take a look at the Riverside plays Opera gallery.