Scottish Opera’s Pop-up Opera comes to Platform this September!

2 Sep 2020

Scottish Opera’s Pop-up Opera is back on the road with three captivating shows for audiences of all ages - and as part of their tour, they are coming to Platform on Friday 11 September. These performances will be taking place throughout the day within The Bridge car park - please see details below regarding safety and social distancing.

Performances are free and tickets must be booked through the Scottish Opera website HERE. Numbers are limited, entry will only be admitted with a ticket - please do not attend without one!

Experience all the drama and wonder of grand opera on a miniature scale, with intimate open-air performances brought to life by a storyteller, two singers, instrumentalists – and a sumptuous set of specially created illustrations.

Immerse yourself in pint-sized versions of The Gondoliers and Don Giovanni, which take you on an unforgettable journey through the operas’ musical and dramatic highlights – in just 30 minutes each. And discover The Song of the Clyde, a brand new operatic history of Scotland’s best-loved river, created specially for family audiences.

Performances & times:

11.00: ‘The Song of the Clyde’

13.30: ‘Gondoliers’

15.30: ‘Gondoliers’

Safety & Physical Distancing

Safety for all audience members, performers and backstage crew has been built into all three productions from the very start. Physical distancing and other safety measures will be observed at all times, with no compromise on your protection – or on your spellbinding operatic experience. Please see the Scottish Opera website for full details.

Pop-Up Opera is proudly sponsored by Baillie Gifford.



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