Pop Up Unplugged: Playing Aberdeen, 1601 Music

Pop Up Unplugged: Playing Aberdeen, 1601

  • Date

    Wednesday 19 October 2016

  • venue

    Underdog

  • time

    Starts 6pm | Finish 7pm

  • age

    Adults, Teens

  • price

    Free

  • genre

    Music

Associate Artists Pop Up Unplugged events - in 2016 and 2017, while the Music Hall is being transformed, we are running events as part of our Stepping Out programme which includes concerts and events at His Majesty’s Theatre, The Lemon Tree, and venues around the city.

UnderDog, 1 Union Street, Aberdeen, AB11 6BA

'What country, friends, is this?' Viola Twelfth Night

Tonight we’re heading back to 1601 to re-imagine a visit of the Kings Players to Aberdeen in that year.  We’ll present the documented evidence, raise questions on how and where the Players would have performed, as well as explore the relevance of their visit today. Along the way we’ll perform extracts of Twelfth Night, one of the possible Shakespeare plays staged by the Players during their historic visit.  This is a joint event between Aberdeen Performing Arts and the School of Language and Literature at the University of Aberdeen.

This is a free, but ticketed event. Unfortunately this venue is not currently wheelchair accessible. Please contact venue directly for any access info queries.

 The credit is: Image ©Trustees of the British Museum 


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