The podcast for all things opera

Produced by Northern Opera Group and recorded at Chapel FM





Intel Pentium Processors, Winston Churchill and Jolly Hockey-Sticks

All of the latest opera news.

Operacast LIVE – Monday 26 August, 2pm, Chapel FM (tickets are free) - http://bit.ly/2LFWvPI

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Episode content

ENO win at Sky Arts Awards

Buxton 2020 season

Grange Festival 2020

Swap’ra 18/19 stats

Glyndebourne Cup returns

Dame Sarah Connolly diagnosed with breast cancer

Interview with John Andrews

Opera is stuck in a racist, sexist past

Kangmin Justin Kim and Danielle de Niese

Extinction Rebellion at RoH die-in

Rebuilding the world’s first opera house

What’s on Radio, TV, Film

Hidden Gem – ‘Taming of the Shrew’, Goetz

Opera quiz

Recorded at Chapel FM on 25 July 2019

Produced by Northern Opera Group

Host – David Ward

Guests – Emma Black and Helen Harrison

About us

Operacast brings you the latest news, reviews, interviews and general chat from the world of opera.

Available every month on this website and through all major podcast channels - just search "Operacast" to find us.

Also available every month is a Spotify playlist to accompany the episode.

Operacast is brought to you by Northern Opera Group and Chapel FM.

July 2019

David Ward, Helen Harrison and Emma Black chat

- the return of the Big Cup

- Kimchilia Bartoli

- 90m Euro opera houses

And much more ...

Also an interview with John Andrews


August 2019

Join us for a LIVE recording of our Operacast podcast.

This special episode will focus on opera festivals around the UK with panellists TBC.

You'll have opportunity to ask your questions and play along with our usual opera quiz ...

Bank Holiday Monday 26 August 2pm at Chapel FM. Free but ticketed. Please sign up below.



Comments on the podcast, suggestions for future episodes, sponsorship queries ... Feel free to contact podcast host, David Ward, here.


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