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Pop-up Opera at the IOW Garlic Farm

February 4, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Pop-up Opera: Rossini Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)

Back by popular demand! The Pop-up Opera Company are returning to The Garlic Farm to perform Rossini’s ‘The Barber of Seville’ on the 4th Febuary.


Evening Standard

“Buzzes with rude energy… skilfully negotiating Rossini’s outrageous vocalism”
The Daily Express
“sheer exuberance” “this Barber of Seville may be the best thing they have yet done.” “Hugely recommended”

London Theatre1
“Popup Opera’s productions continue to deliver on quality and freshness”
A Younger Theatre
“proves that opera was never meant to be a high-culture genre: it is, and should be, for everyone”
“their take on The Barber of Seville is perfect for opera lovers and newcomers alike”
The State of the Arts
“Yet again, Pop-Up Opera have done it with a truly five star production, perfect for well seasoned opera lovers or first timers. Possibly their best production yet!”