Leeds Opera Festival 2022
Taking place in August 2022, our sixth annual Festival takes POWER as its theme - exploring everything from politics, to patriarchy, to energy and the climate.
Headlining the Festival is a new production of Handel's Silla. Directed by Laura Attridge, conducted by Ellie Slorach, and designed by April Dalton.
See below for the events announced so far. Tickets go on-sale 29 April.
Supported by Arts Council England, Leeds City Council, Arnold Clark Community Fund, D'Oyly Carte Trust, Handel Institute, Maria Bjornson Memorial Fund, Rainbow Dickinson Trust, Scops Arts Trust, Wade's Charity
About the Festival
Held each August Bank Holiday weekend, the Festival includes a broad programme of performances, events, talks and workshops right across the city.
Watch our 2021 Festival highlights video to see what to expect!