Tag : operasoc

Glad I Crashed The Wedding: OperaSoc’s Marriage of Figaro

12 months ago / 0 comments

LUU Opera Society’s performance of The Marriage of Figaro is a vibrant source of laughter, lechery and love. OperaSoc’s Marriage of Figaro is a refreshingly styled and hilariously adapted take on Mozart’s masterpiece. Cramming witty remarks and humorous subtleties alongside elegant portrayals of emotion, the performance achieves a perfect balance of the … Read More

Review: OperaSoc’s Don Giovanni – passion and precison

2 years ago / 0 comments

Filled with lust, greed, comedy and even the supernatural, it is with some admirable ambition that LUU’s OperaSoc take on Don Giovanni, one of the great Mozart operas. First staged in 1787, it tells the tale of the licentious Don Giovanni (Nicholas Porter) as he exploits his way through the … Read More

Review: The Magic Flute – Skilfully performed, clever and amusing

3 years ago / 0 comments

Opera Soc’s contemporary adaptation of the 1791 Mozartian opera, The Magic Flute, which ran last week in Stage@Leeds, is at once skilfully performed, clever and amusing. Set in a post-apocalyptic future, The Magic Flute tells of the adventures of Prince Tamino and Papageno on their quest to rescue Princess Pamina. Along … Read More