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Singing on tables, drinking lighter fuel and throwing rocks – singers from Opera North’s new opera for children, Cautionary Tales, give their own wise words of warning…

February 28, 2011

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When I was little I loved the circus, especially the act where a man blew fire from his mouth. I thought I would have a go . . . I only got half way though . . . I drank barbeque lighter fuel and was taken to hospital straight away . . . Caution: don't be tempted by danger!

Music That Moves Me

February 22, 2011

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Which pieces of music stir our emotional responses?

A Quiet Moment of Contemplation

February 17, 2011

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Culture Vulture and blogger Helen Robinson shares her thoughts on Mariele Neudecker's Kindertotenlieder installation

Delve deep into poetry with the Howard Assembly Room

February 15, 2011

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Ahead of an open lecture and live poetry reading on Wednesday 16 February, take a look at some of the poems that will be featured at this free event.