Embark on a fascinating exploration through the world of song and opera with eight rising stars of classical music.

Saturday 7 March, Sage Two, Sage Gateshead from 1.30–4.30pm, concert 5.15–6.15pm

Student tickets: £5


Samling Institute for Young Artists promises you a lively afternoon of musical discoveries as eight rising stars of classical music explore song and opera repertoire with the internationally acclaimed mezzo-soprano Anna Stéphany, Royal Opera House pianist and vocal coach Caroline Dowdle and Shakespearean actor James Garnon. With student tickets at just £5, this public masterclass and concert offers a unique opportunity to see how singers work as they start to perform at a professional level, with plenty of ideas to inspire anyone who has an interest in the performing arts.



Masterclass 1.30–4.30pm, Concert 5.15–6.15pm

Tickets: £16.50 (£5 for students and under-25s)

Available from Sage Gateshead at 0191 443 4661 or sagegateshead.com


All tickets are for both the Masterclass and Concert.

Students may be required to show photo ID


With Samling Artists:

Catrin Woodruff – soprano
Katherine Aitken – mezzo-soprano
Ema Nikolovska – mezzo-soprano
Liam Bonthrone – tenor
Edward Jowle – baritone
Nicholas Mogg – baritone
Gary Beecher – piano
Camille Lemonnier – piano


Samling Institute staff pianist – Somi Kim.