Streetwise Blog

Jealousy, revenge and Italian opera – but with lots of humour – at mima

The drama of ordinary people with opera-sized emotions, that’s what Blood on the Canvas is about. The performance features Streetwise Opera performers from Teeside

Photo: Lora Krasteva

Our London performers were wowed by Cirque du Soleil

Lora Krasteva, Development Manager for our With One Voice initiative, writes about her experience with Streetwise Opera performers at Royal Albert Hall

Support our upcoming #LoveOpera at Sage Gateshead

We’ve launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise £15,000, which will help us stage our new immersive opera, Tell Me Truth About Love, with performers from Streewise Opera Newcastle and musicians from Royal Northern Sinfonia

Join us for a Tyneside #LoveOpera at Sage Gateshead

Streetwise Opera and Royal Northern Sinfonia present Tell Me The Truth About Love, with performers from Streetwise Opera Newcastle Gateshead and directed by Olivier Award-winner Bijan Sheibani

How supporting our performers is inspiring a volunteer in Manchester

Amy Davies, a volunteer in the Manchester Explore group, writes about the joy of "seeing people grow in confidence and taking on roles".

Streetwise Opera Turning Point documentary

Find out how Streetwise changes lives in this moving 25 minute video for BYU TV