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Silver City Pop-up Opera

sound - Silver City Pop-Up Opera
Sat 1 - Sun 2 July


Venue: The Kirk of St Nicholas Uniting, Footdee (Fittie)
and the Castlegate

Time: Short performances throughout each day 11am - 6pm

Enjoy outdoor performances of three short, site-specific, operas which will take
place in key historic sites across Aberdeen. These are linked to stories and/or
historic figures and places associated with the city including the Jacobite uprising,
the tragic tale of Fittie's harbour master, and the Great Scottish Witch Hunt in the
16th century. The operas are composed by Phillip Cooke, Errollyn Wallen and Joe
Stollery.

These immersive operas will vary in length from 5-10 minutes, allowing them to
be performed multiple times over the weekend in public spaces by a mix of local
performers from the University of Aberdeen and young professionals from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

For full details of confirmed locations and event times please visit the Silver City Stories or sound website.


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