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Video: New opera tells the story of Belfast's past, present, and future


"Long Story Short: The Belfast Opera" tells a story inspired by Belfast's confident past.

Commissioned by Belfast Buildings Trust and developed in partnership with seven community partners, "Long Story Short: The Belfast Opera" has been written by the award-winning artists Neil Martin and Glenn Patterson.

The World Premiere of "Long Story Short: The Belfast Opera features international opera star Bruno Caproni, and three early career Irish singers: Ross Scanlon, Rebecca Rodgers, and Bríd Ní Ghruagáin, with a specially created Community Chorus of Belfast people.

Staged in the partially regenerated Carlisle Memorial Church, "Long Story Short: The Belfast Opera" is a story of Belfast's past, present, and future.

The World Premiere of “Long Story Short: The Belfast Opera” will on the 18 and 19 June . For more information click here.

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