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Irvine Barclay Theatre
4242 Campus Drive Irvine, CA 92612
949-854-4646
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Jason Grove
I wore a light sweater for inside since the AC was turned on high..
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Lots of places to eat across the street.
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attended Mar 30 2012

A spectacular show! Beautiful, funny, great dancing - could have watched them for hours more!

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Website

http://www.thebarclay.org

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Description

So what, exactly, is this? Well, it’s definitely not your grandmother’s opera!

Pop-Opera, or “popera” if you will, is our own fusion of the musical terms and styles of “pop” and opera as only Men Alive can bring!

Imagine Lady GaGa’s “Edge of Glory” performed as a soaring pop and opera mix, or the tender beauty of Puccini’s “Nessun Dorma” done as a power ballad! How about a totally re-imagined “Anvil Chorus” as you’ve never heard before? And in this concert, you’ll hear a bit of Verdi and Gilbert & Sullivan right next to a bit of Annie Lennox and Madonna! They’ve even dared to stage a live-action version of an “operatic” animated classic you’ll instantly recognize! That’s right … they went there!

Get ready for magnificent costumes, fabulous dance numbers, incredible songs and the “Popperettas” to guide you through the whole amazing experience.