Explore Cave and watch the trailer for our brand new site-specific opera by Tansy Davies and writer Nick Drake. Cave follows a grieving father's quest to connect with his lost daughter, in a world devastated by climate change.
Taking place in the cavernous warehouse setting of Printworks London, this bold new production stars extraordinary vocalists tenor Mark Padmore and mezzo-soprano Elaine Mitchener. Conducted by Geoffrey Paterson and directed by Lucy Bailey.
Music in this film by Tansy Davies, words by Nick Drake.
Cave is a London Sinfonietta commission as part of our 50th Anniversary Season.
Produced by the London Sinfonietta in association with The Royal Opera House.
Supported by the Britten-Pears Foundation, Cockayne – Grants for the Arts and The London Community Foundation.
Published: 8 Jun 2018