| 15.7°C Belfast

Close

Premium

Ukrainian opera singer set to star at the Grand Opera House hopes to broaden audience appeal for the art

Close

Yuriy Yurchuk returns to Belfast to star in Giuseppe Verdi’s La Traviata;

Yuriy Yurchuk returns to Belfast to star in Giuseppe Verdi’s La Traviata;

Yuriy Yurchuk returns to Belfast to star in Giuseppe Verdi’s La Traviata;

Try as he might, Yuriy Yurchuk cannot keep the “storm clouds” from gathering in his head — for the parents of the Ukrainian opera singer are trapped in the country’s capital, Kyiv, where they remain in daily danger.

It is impossible not to get emotional,” the 38-year-old, who has been based in the UK for almost ten years, said.


Related topics


Top Videos



Privacy