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Premiere: Stand up comedy & Opera

Hosted by a member of the Amsterdam Socially Actives Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sun 03 Dec 15:00 - 18:00

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"Opera isn’t dead, it just smells funny”

Never wanted to go to an opera because it takes 3 hours before they come to the point, it’s expensive and you don’t even understand what the hell they are singing about? Then, welcome to the world of Quirine Melssen and the new original work of standup opera – WHAT THE GLUCK!

Members of the Socially Actives group are invited for the premiere of this new show. The show starts at 16:00, and prior to the show we will have a social mingle. Provided you come on time (15: Protected content , the first drink is included in the € 15.

This activity works with prepayment. After signing up, you will get a payment request. Your immediate (so not on the last day, please) ensures we can all sit together as Socially Actives group, you will not have the transaction cost and it includes a welcome drink.

What to expect:
Feel the spit on your face coming from a real diva standing right in front of you! Laughing and drinking is allowed and you don’t have to wear a suit! Classically trained soprano Quirine Melssen brings you an afternoon filled with fast-paced comedy, famous arias by vindictive divas, an unsurpassed High C and – last but not least- some gangster rap!
Combining the classic opera “Orfeo ed Euridice” by the composer Christoph Willibald von Gluck with standup comedy.
Pianist: Jorrit van den Ham
Director: Michael Diederich

Wanna go on this magical adventure? Come along and experience WHAT THE GLUCK! is going on!