Opera on Tap at the High Dive, March 29

Posted on March 28, 2016, 8:00 am
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For those of you who are unfamiliar with opera, here’s the biggest thing you have to know about the reputedly stuffy art form: It’s all about sex or death, from Carmen to Salome to Don Giovanni. The Seattle chapter of Opera on Tap is diving into this saucy truth with their next show, busting out opera’s most salacious arias this Tuesday, March 29. Join them for a night of “High Notes, Low Morals” at the High Dive in Fremont and get all the sex appeal without the suits.

Performers include Ksenia Popova, Melissa Plagemann, Marcus Shelton and Ryan Bede, with the wizardry of Beth Kirchoff at the piano.

About Opera on Tap:

Opera on Tap is a non-profit organization whose mission is to break down the stereo-type that opera is a stuffy or elitist art form by bringing it to bars. Local singers let their hair down and bring you into what feels like an after hours back stage party, singing some of opera’s best known and little known pieces in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere.

Tickets are $5 ($8 day of); check the Facebook event for details.

High Notes, Low Morals with Opera on Tap

When: Tuesday March 29, 7:30pm

Where: High Dive (513 N 36th St)

Claire Biringer is a Seattle-based music lover, educator and writer. She holds an MA in Music History from University of Washington, where her primary research involved contemporary opera and its social implications. She enjoys using music and writing to build communities and broaden minds.

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