NEWS: Pop-Up Opera to Present La Tragédie de Carmen

The renowned opera company will tour Peter Brook and Marius Constant’s production of Bizet’s masterpiece from the 22nd September.  Sung in French with Pop-Up Opera’s signature ‘silent movie’ captions in English, this stripped back production of La Tragédie de Carmen will be directed by John Wilkie. The intense and tragic tale of the four characters who lie at the… Read More

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Love London Love Culture’s Round Up of the Month: October 2017

Missed anything that Love London Love Culture has featured this month? Then worry not as LLLC rounds up the most popular posts of the month…  1.Saatchi Gallery announces Art Riot: Post-Soviet Actionism exhibition: this is the news that the Saatchi Gallery will mark the centenary of the Russian Revolution with an exhibition featuring Post-Soviet Union protest art –… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Round Up of the Week

Here Love London Love Culture rounds up the ten most popular posts of the week so that you can catch up with anything that you have missed… 1. Mark Bruce Company to tour UK with new production of Macbeth in 2018:  it has been confirmed that the company will shed new light on Shakespeare’s play… Read More

REVIEW: Hansel & Gretel, Pop-Up Opera

Pop-Up Opera’s latest production has plenty of charm and cheekiness about it to make it a fun experience.  The V&A’s Museum of Childhood is not necessarily the first place you would think of to come and see an opera, but Pop-Up Opera specialises in performing operas in unique locations that actually manage to enhance the… Read More

NEWS: Pop Up Opera to Present Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel

The latest production from Pop Up Opera will bring to life Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel, touring from the 21st September.  Humperdinck’s dark version of this classic fairytale will be performed in some unusual and unique spaces across the UK to thrill audiences. Brother and sister Hansel & Gretel are drawn into the idyllic yet dangerous world… Read More

NEWS: Pop Up Opera to Perform Rarely Seen Cimarosa Opera

This Summer, Pop Up Opera will return with a brand new production of Cimarosa’s rarely performed  Il Matrimonio Segreto (The Secret Marriage).  Running from the 18th May, the production will see Pop Up Opera once again visiting a number of unusual places to present this late 18th century opera composed by Domenico Cimarosa. Il Matrimonio Segreto… Read More

NEWS: Pop Up Opera Revive I Capuleti e I Montecchi for Spring Season

Pop Up Opera have confirmed that they will be reviving its  first tragic opera production of I Capuleti e I Montecchi as part of its spring season.  Having been presented last year, Pop Up Opera’s production of Bellini’s I Capuleti e I Montecchi was received with enthusiasm by audiences and will now return to the stage, touring the… Read More

Pop-Up Opera Announce Summer Season!

Following on from presenting their very first tragedy, Pop-Up Opera has announced that it will be returning to comedy for their Summer season.  Challenging the different ways in which opera can be performed, Pop-Up Opera will present Rossini’s Il Barbiere di Siviglia in a number of unusual spaces to create an intimate performance for audiences. Witness razor-sharp… Read More

REVIEW: I Capuleti E I Montecchi, Pop-Up Opera

Pop-Up Opera’s production of Bellini’s I Capuleti E I Montecchi is filled with wonderful vocals from the cast – but has a slightly unfinished feel about it.  Bellini’s interpretation of the classic love story Romeo & Juliet offers a very different view of the story. The Capulets and Montagues fight for control of Verona, while… Read More

Pop Up Opera Announce Spring Season

Pop Up Opera have unveiled their spring 2016 production of Bellini’s I Capuleti e I Montecchi (The Capulets & The Montagues) – the company’s first tragedy, running from the 21st March to the 5th May.  Becoming more established with every production that they present, Pop Up Opera have to adapt their opera’s to every venue that they… Read More