Don Pasquale

Pop Up Opera presents Gaetano Donizetti’s comic opera “Don Pasquale” at Lyde Court Hereford on Friday 26th April 2013.

Lyde Court has  great pleasure in announcing that  Pop Up Opera will be here again on Friday 26th April 2013, performing the marvelous “Don Pasquale”.

Don Pasquale is a comic opera the story of a young man, Ernesto, in love with the beautiful but penniless Norina. Ernesto’s uncle, Don Pasquale, a wealthy land owner, opposes the match and chooses a more suitable girl for Ernesto to marry. Ernesto refuses; the Don decides he will cut Ernesto out of his will; plans to marry to produce sons. Ernesto enlists the help of his uncle’s doctor, Malatesta, to dupe the Don into allowing Ernesto to marry Norina. Malatesta presents to the Don his demure ‘sister’ Sofronia, apparently a shy novice from Continue reading