Romeo and Juliet : by Pop-up Opera

Sun 24/04/16 5:00 pm

Experience the most tragic love story of all time. Two star-crossed lovers - Romeo and Juliet - find their worlds ripped apart amongst criminal warfare and bitter resentment, against the backdrop of Italy’s bloody gang rivalry. Witness how their all-consuming passion tries to survive amidst violence, hatred and vicious grievances.
"You talk about vengeance. Is vengeance going to bring your son back to you…"
Bellini's classic bel-canto opera is brought to life in an intense chamber production by the critically acclaimed Pop-Up Opera, sung in Italian with English captions.
Running time 1 hour 45 minutes plus interval

Pop-up Opera is an innovative professional touring opera company dedicated to making opera enjoyable and inviting, without losing the quality of musical performance.
They broaden the appeal of opera and challenge the way it’s traditionally performed, by taking it into unusual spaces and making it fun, fresh and intimate.

5pm performance (doors open 4.30pm)
Performance end by 7.30pm