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Welsh National Opera:
Opera Insight Autumn '18

02 Sep 2018

Tickets: Free

Running time: Approximately 75 minutes


Join David Pountney and guests for the latest of our Opera Insight events,  a chance to find out a bit more about our Autumn Season and the inspiration behind the productions. Further guests will be announced nearer the time.


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