Streetwise Blog

Exciting news - international plans, staff changes and recruitment

27 April 2016

Exciting changes at Streetwise!

Run for Streetwise!

25 April 2016

Opportunities to run and raise money for Streetwise in London and Tyneside

Jellybeans (and a marathon)

22 April 2016

Read director Hazel Gould's reflections on running the Brighton Marathon for Streetwise, and jellybeans.

A mentoring session at Macquarie

Macquarie mentoring programme 2016

14 April 2016

Find out how Streetwise Opera performers have gained skills and worked on individual projects through this progression programme with Macquarie

Devoted and Disgruntled - Germaine's report

11 April 2016

Our London performer Germaine Nyack reports from the recent 'Devoted and Distgruntled: How can we change opera for the better?' event

Photo: Graeme Cooper

The Passion - press highlights

6 April 2016

Reviews, videos and articles about our Easter 2016 opera in Manchester

Photo: Graeme Cooper

The Passion 'resurrection' finale libretto

6 April 2016

The lyrics, written by Streetwise Opera's Manchester performers, and set to music by Sir James MacMillan

Streetwise Opera's The River Keeper (part of the Little Opera season)

Streetwise Opera shortlisted for RPS Music Awards

31 March 2016

Our Little Opera season has been shortlisted in the Learning and Participation category

Photo: Alan Kerr

Why Bach's Passion music is as relevant this Easter as ever

24 March 2016

How is Bach's St Mathew Passion capturing the imagination of Streetwise Opera, The Sixteen and modern audiences?

Ian rehearsing for The Passion. Photo: Matt Priestley

Performing The Passion

18 March 2016

Performers Ian and Jean speak about rock and roll, being part of Streetwise Opera, and playing Jesus in The Passion

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