Streetwise Blog

Review: The Merry Widow was an animated show, sprinkled with joy and optimism

30 November 2018

Streetwise Opera performer Anita Ferguson writes about her experience watching Opera North's recent production of Franz Lehár's The Merry Widow, along other performers from the Streetwise Opera group in Manchester: 

Photo: Opera North

TOSCA, SEI TU ! Opera North Scale the Battlements at the Lowry

23 November 2018

Anita Ferguson, a Streetwise Opera performer from Manchester, wrote the following review of Opera North's production of Tosca. In 2018, Anita was selected to take part in the Greater Manchester Critics initiative, which is supported by the Royal Exchange Theatre, Contact, The Lowry and HOME:

Our Teesside performers were inspired by Opera North's Tosca

5 November 2018

Jonathan, one of our performers from Teesside, writes about the group's experience watching Opera North's production of Tosca at Leeds Grand Theatre.