27th March: New Northern Opera Company, Audience Awards and Creative Control Protection

Wednesday 27th March 2013

The Guardian

Olivier awards 2013 – full nominations

The complete list of nominees for this year’s Olivier awards, celebrating the best of British theatre, dance and opera

The Telegraph

Alfie Boe interview: “Why make everything a fairy tale? Life’s not like that”

Alfie Boe’s bare-knuckle approach to opera has won him many powerful friends and enemies. Is he too vocal for his own good? He talks to Craig McLean

Classical Music Magazine

Setting the stage for northern opera | Young Opera Venture

‘Opera in the north of England goes underappreciated,’ says soprano and singing teacher Jane Anthony – providing the motivation for her to launch her own opera company, Young Opera Venture (YOV).


Tenor Bryan Hymel receives Beverly Sills Artist Award

Annual Metropolitan Opera grant for American singers is worth $50,000

Digital Journal

The Audience Prize — The new classical music performance and original works competition where the audience votes the winners

Digital Journalist Vlad Bourceanu has launched The Audience Prize – the online classical music performance YouTube video competition where the audience is jury and votes the winner.

Music Week

BBC, PPL and PRS among 12 companies set to offer services to Copyright Hub

Twelve organisations have already signed up to offer services to the Copyright Hub, which received £150,000-worth of initial Government funding earlier today.

Music Industry News Network

Mezmurizing Moon Entertainment Presents MusicBizDocs.com

Signing that major deal can take away your creative control.

Hattie Morahan and Susannah Wise in A Doll's House


The Guardian