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OPERA EXPOSED

OPERA EXPOSED

Date: Sat, 03 Jun 2017 - Sun, 02 Jul 2017

Venue: Curve Theatre, Leicester, LE1 1SB

A FREE and inclusive 2-part dramatic singing project for 14-18 year olds from Leicester, delivered in partnership by Curve Theatre and The Royal Opera House.

What is Opera Exposed?
This project strips back the opera La bohème, telling the story of young artist, struggling on the bohemian fringes of Paris. It has inspired films (Moulin Rouge) and musicals (Rent) and many of its arias are amongst the most famous the opera world.

What will I do?
Part 1: Opera Hothouse.
Here, you'll meet new people, professionals from The Royal Opera House and investigate what makes an opera, opera.

Part 2: Opera Exposed
This time you'll enter the rehearsal room to examine La bohème through its story, music and characters. You will sing opera, stage scenes and perform your very own version.

Dates
Opera Hothouse
Date: Saturday 3 June
Time(s): 10.30-13.00 or 14.00-16.30
Venue: Curve Theatre, Leicester, LE1 1SB

Opera Exposed
Date(s): Sunday 2 July (Music)
Friday 4 August - Monday 7 August (Staging)
Time(s): 10.30-16.30
Venue: Curve Theatre, Leicester, LE1 1SB

Everyone is welcome! You don't need loads of musical experience to take part.
For enquiries and to register for your place email opera@curvetheatre.co.uk

Tags: Events, Leicester, Performance, Concert, Curve, Opera, drama, singing, project, Royal Opera House

The centre will provide ICT training, employment support, health advice and support, services for young people and a preschool nursery right in the heart of one of the region's most disadvantaged communties.

Partners

  • Arts
    Music Service
    Music And Culture
    LCC
    LCC 2
  • Music Mark
    Viva
    Philharmonia
    Darbar
  • Soft Touch Arts
    Bullfrog
    Awards for Young Musicians
    Orchestras Live
    Pedestrian
  • SoundLincs
    Transformance Music
    Spark Childrens Festival
    Leicester City Football Club Community Trust
    National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain
  • The Mighty Creatives
    MEHEM
    Leicester Cathedral
    Leicester International Music Festival

Partners

  • Arts
  • Music Service
  • Music And Culture
  • LCC
  • LCC 2
  • Music Mark
  • Viva
  • Philharmonia
  • Darbar
  • Soft Touch Arts
  • Bullfrog
  • Awards for Young Musicians
  • Orchestras Live
  • Pedestrian
  • SoundLincs
  • Transformance Music
  • Spark Childrens Festival
  • Leicester City Football Club Community Trust
  • National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain