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June 24, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm | £5 - £10

PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (1925) – WITH LIVE SOUND TRACK

PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (1925) – WITH LIVE SOUND TRACK

Something very different at Acapela.
Join us on the 24th June for Minima’s warm up gig for Glastonbury!!

Beneath the sewers of the Paris Opera House dwells a masked figure. He is the Phantom, a hideously disfigured composer whose dream is to turn chorus singer Christine into a diva. Lon Chaney, the “Man of a Thousand Faces”, dominates this classic adaptation of the 1910 novel by Gaston Leroux. His ghastly make-up and outrageous performance made this one of the great classics of American silent film.

Minima’s music is an audacious 21st-Century interpretation of silent and avant-garde film. The ensemble of drums, bass, guitar and cello combine hypnotic post-rock beats with quasi-classical arrangements, striking up a thrilling relationship with the film. “Minima are one of the leading bands accompanying silent film in Europe. (Robert Rider, Head of Cinema, the Barbican Centre).

Details

Date:
June 24, 2015
Time:
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cost:
£5 - £10

Venue

Acapela Studio
Heol Y Pentre, Pentyrch
Cardiff, CF15 9QD
Phone:
02920 890862
Website:
www.acapelaconcerts.com

Organizer

Phone:
02920 890862
Email:
siwan@acapela.co.uk
Website:
www.acapela.co.uk

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