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Military helicopters to help stage Birmingham opera

An opera that is so complicated that it has never been fully staged will be performed in Birmingham as part of the Cultural Olympiad.

It is called Mittwoch and will see members of the Birmingham Opera Company play instruments hundreds of feet up in the air on board four military helicopters.

The BBC's Amy Harris reports.

  • 14 Mar 2012
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