London show attempts to attract new audience to operas

A night at the opera can be one of the most rewarding artistic experiences. Yet, it is incredibly expensive to stage, leading to high ticket prices, making it difficult to attract a new younger audience.

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    A night at the opera can be one of the most rewarding artistic experiences.

    But, operas are incredibly expensive to stage, leading to high ticket prices, which make it difficult to attract a new, younger, audience.

    A new exhibition in London is attempting to change all that.

    Al Jazeera's Jessica Baldwin reports from London.


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