SWAP'RA aims to improve inclusivity in opera world

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SWAP'RA aims to improve inclusivity in opera world

Several international opera stars will take part in the first gala concert held in aid of a new charitable organisation on.

 

SWAP'ra, which stands for Supporting Women and Parents in Opera, was set up earlier this year by five female artists, with the aim of getting more people into the industry.

 

Its inaugural event is being held at Opera Holland Park on 31 July. 

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