Streetwise Blog

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

Watch The Passion on BBC Four

17 March 2016

Our latest production, in collaboration with The Sixteen and in association with HOME, will be broadcast at 7pm on Easter Sunday

Work placements in the North East

7 March 2016

Streetwise Opera performers describe their experiences of work placementa at the Sage Gateshead and Tyne and Wear Archive Museums