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Log in Close. Email address. This is the first reason to love opera: because it stirs our souls and, sometimes, makes our hearts skip a beat.
Even breathing becomes music, in opera, and can change the way we understand a word or a phrase. Voice alone is a reason to love opera. Voice makes an opera ever changing, yet stable in its grandiosity, interpretation exalting the talent of the composer. De la musique avant toute chose, music before anything else, wrote Paul Verlaine, and this is, indeed, what opera is. Yet, there is a whole universe revolving around it, a universe where each planet and star adds up to the reasons we should love it.
A Brief History of Opera
A universe made of sounds and emotions, but also of suspense and humor, of intrigue and tragedy, of fashion and colors. Discover Dance National Dance Company Wales Discover Dance is a participatory event for families that includes an opportunity to try some dance with the company before a performance.
Most recent performance There are currently no scheduled performances of Discover Dance. Background National Dance Company Wales is an award-winning company presenting work by some of the most celebrated international choreographers alongside creations by exciting new Wales-based talent. Sold out.