• Besse. Part III. Hops

  • Fri, 10-05-2019 at 20:00
  • Dig Brew Co.
    43 River Street
    B5 5SA Birmingham
Besse. Part III. Hops - Dig Brew Co. - Birmingham

Besse. A Trilogy.Water, Hops & Rye.Besse lives in medieval England on the cusp of social change. She is in love with beer and the independence it affords her as she follows in the footsteps and traditions of the brewing goddesses and brewsters of the Sumerian civilization over 5000 years before her.The year is 1348 AD and England is a changing land. If Besse does not act fast the power of beer will soon be taken from her. Against the backdrop of the Black Death and tortured by accusations of witchcraft she must navigate her way through the difficult and dangerous world that surrounds her to practice the art of fermentation to its greatest heights.Each opera will form part of a trilogy telling the dramatic and emotional story of Besse’s devotion to the art of beer making and her fight for freedom.Bess. Part III.HopsIn the grusome aftermath Besse tries desperatly to find a way to reverse her fate. As she deals with her guilt relentless inquisitor excited the crowds against her...There will be a 5 minute ‘previously on Besse’ prior to the start of the opera so do not worry if you missed part I and part II.Opera in english with english subtitles (makes it easier to follow and enjoy).Tickets for sale at the bar at Dig Brew or follow the eventbrite link in our bio. Student discountDJ Roman Candles will once again be looking after the music immediately following the opera until late into the night.Beer for part III: Dark Abess.IPA made with columbus and mosaic hops - 6.5% - Limited edition 440ml can included in ticket price. Merchandise available at this one so bring your purses.