The Opera Bar will be open from April 4th to April 10th and sees a culmination of live acts and DJ’s performing for Free. Situated at the Opera House Concourse this six day mini-festival will see a large amount of variation in Musical styles played with “no two nights the same”. Encouraging off the cuff Freestyling with nothing planned and no script it lays a “platform of universally dope rhythms for live sax and percussive freestylings.” “The performers are given free reign to improvise, embellish, propogate and enhance the grooves and have fun doing so.” The Opera Bar Entertainment Schedule is as follows:
April 4th to April 10th
Thursday 4th - Time: 8pm - 1am, Dj: Graham Mandroules, Performance: Red Paint featuring Rai Thistlethwaite.
Friday 5th - Time: 8pm – 1am, Dj: Matt Hoare, Performance: The Boogaloo Allstars (Percussion / Sax / Dj / Freestyling).
Saturday 6th - Time: 2pm - 1am, Dj: Sean Keble, Performances: Voice Squad.
Sunday 7th - Time: 2pm - 1am, Dj: Ray Medhurst (Rockmelons) / late, Performance: Giant Steps feat Blaine Whittaker / early.
Tuesday April 9th - Time: 8pm - 1am, Performance: O + O ( Matt & Aaron Ottignon ).
Wednesday April 10th - Time: 8pm - 1am, Performance: Sloppy Joe (featuring Michael Wheatley).
“Expect a seething fusion of jazzy beats, pulsating latin / funk, soul & disco rhythms interwoven with a wicked horn section driven by percussive explosions.” All for FREE!