Edward Fox for Northern Aldborough Festival

Actor Edward Fox.
Actor Edward Fox.

By Graham Chalmers

Edward Fox OBE tops the bill at the launch of the Northern Aldborough Festival today, Thursday.

The star actor opens this glittering annual event helmed by artistic director Robert Ogden in the capacity of narrator of a new production of Stravinsky’s The Soldier’s Tale by ensemble Chamber Domaine.

Running from today, June 12 to Saturday, June 21 at its basenear Boroughbridge, the 21st Northern Aldborough Festival’s line-up ranges from Ronnie Scott’s resident band The James Pearson Trio to Bampton Classical Opera and The All New Chicago Blues Brothers.

For information and tickets, visit www.aldboroughfestival.co.uk