After Lockdown, Barcelona's Liceu Opera House Opens To A Full House The curtains rose revealing that more than 2,000 seats were filled with a bunch of lively... plants. The idea was to get people to reflect on the silencing of urban life during the pandemic.
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After Lockdown, Barcelona's Liceu Opera House Opens To A Full House

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After Lockdown, Barcelona's Liceu Opera House Opens To A Full House

After Lockdown, Barcelona's Liceu Opera House Opens To A Full House

After Lockdown, Barcelona's Liceu Opera House Opens To A Full House

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The curtains rose revealing that more than 2,000 seats were filled with a bunch of lively... plants. The idea was to get people to reflect on the silencing of urban life during the pandemic.

RACHEL MARTIN, HOST:

Good morning. I'm Rachel Martin. Barcelona's iconic Liceu opera house opened its doors after months of lockdown. And as the curtains rose, over 2,000 seats were filled with a bunch of lively plants. The idea was to get people to reflect on the silencing of urban life during the pandemic. So as the music filled the auditorium, so did ficus trees and palms. The concert was also live streamed for people to play for their own houseplants.

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