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Cave: watch the teaser

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