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Northern Opera Group believe that opera can be for anybody

We perform rare and wonderful operas in imaginative ways

We work with extraordinary professional artists to bring opera to audiences in theatres, community settings and online

We enable anyone to take part in opera, for free

"Thriving" (The Guardian)

"Rapidly burgeoning ... energetic and imaginative" (Bachtrack)

"Ever enterprising ... with its customary energy and enthusiasm" (Opera Now)

"Wonderfully imaginative" (Review's Hub)


Sherlock Holmes

In development

Working with composer Lliam Paterson, we're creating a new operatic adaptation of the Sherlock Holmes stories.

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Leeds Opera Festival 2022

August 2022

This year's Festival will see performances, events and workshops inspired by the theme of POWER.

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25 - 27 August

Headlining this year's Leeds Opera Festival is a new production of Handel's Silla - a timely story of political and patriarchal power.

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