Opera North: Masque of Might at The Lowry

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Masque of Might at The Lowry
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Opera North - Masque of Might at The Lowry, Salford 16 November 2023 Tickets from £24.00 — Book now

Happening a part of Opera North’s Green Season, don’t miss the world premiere of a witty new recycled opera. In Masque of Might, Sir David Pountney skilfully adapts and assembles Henry Purcell’s music to create a fantastical tale of power and the demise of the planet.

Expect a unique performance of song, dance and spectacle, as a tyrannical climate-denying ruler unleashes chaos on the planet and an eco-warrior arrives to fight back.

Most impressively, Masque of Might takes place on a repurposed set, featuring re-used costumes and props, this ecologically conscious opera is the star of Opera North’s Green Season.



Opera North - Masque of Might at The Lowry, Salford 16 November 2023 Tickets from £24.00 Book now

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Irwell Sculpture Trail

The 33-mile trail, which follows the River Irwell from Salford Quays all the way to Bacup in Pennine Lancashire, has been around for over a decade, but it’s recently been restored and expanded.

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The Lowry Outlet Mall in The Quays district of Manchester sits opposite both The Lowry and MediaCityUK, Europe’s largest media hub and the home of BBC North.

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Central Bay

Central Bay is a new waterfront dining and drinking destination at Quayside MediaCity, opening summer 2023.

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11 Central is a new bar and microbrewery launched by local brewing legends SEVEN BRO7HERS BREWING CO at the Central Bay site in Salford.

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Embrace that most Christmassy of activities and get your skates on outside of the chaotic city centre this winter. The Ice Rink at Media City will be serving festive fun till January 5th.

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