WAGNER'S RING CONDITIONED WITH COMEDY AND SHRUNK TO 2 HOURS
Award-winning Unexpected Opera presents an entertaining take on Wagner’s masterpiece the Ring Cycle, in a comic play with highlights sung in English by five superb performers. Expect magnificent music, great drama and Unexpected fun!
Curious about Wagner and his famous Ring Cycle? Reluctant to give up loads of time and dosh without knowing more? Here is your chance to experience this amazing work – without taking it too seriously.
The Rinse Cycle is 16 hours of music shrunk to only 2, and conditioned with comedy. We can’t promise it’ll be clean, but we’ll remove the cultural stains and encrusted stereotypes. Plus you'll hear some of the Wagnerian stars of the future.
Acclaim for Unexpected Opera's previous work:
Winner of the Argus Angel award for Artistic Excellence at the Brighton Fringe 2014:
“full of originality and comic invention – two hours of musical magic plus insight” The Brighton Argus
**** “Thank heaven for Unexpected Opera … this was one night at the opera I thoroughly enjoyed.” “breaks down barriers”
***** “They had me from the very first note. Bravo!” “masses of energy and talent – cleverly scripted” Broadway Baby