With its opulent and ornate Edwardian décor the Grand Opera House York, located in the centre of York, is a real gem. Ideal for a festive outing for a Christmas treat. Whether you fancy the classical or contemporary, The Grand Opera House York has a performance to suit everyone’s genre preference.
The Vienna Festival Ballet performed the famous classical ballet – The Nutcracker. Set to Tchaikovsky’s sumptuous score, the Nutcracker story about the adventures of Clara and her enchanted nutcracker doll.
Clara combats the Mouse King and joins forces with the delightful Sugar Plum Fairy and her cavalier to a gorgeous, glistening Land of snow to the sweetie Kingdom. A marvellous and memorising musical magical adventure, a Christmas spectacular and a sensational ballet.
Fast forward into modern musical beats of the 90’s, direct from London’s West End, with the performance of Fastlove – A Tribute to George Michael. Put on your dancing shoes and prepare for an unforgettable experience, as you enjoy George Michael classics such as Father Figure, Freedom, Jesus to a child, don’t let the sun go down on me, Faith and best loved songs from George Michael’s time with Wham.
An exciting addition to the 2018 show, is that saxophonist Ed Barker, who played the sax solo on Cowboys and Angels when he toured George Michael’s ‘Symphonica Tour’ in 2012, which will feature on selected UK dates.
From classical ballet to contemporary performances, The Grand Opera House York is the perfect place to enjoy an evening out with friends and family.
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