Southbank Centre Purcell Room – London, 19:45
Of Leonardo da Vinci
More information about the work: here
Moor Mother / Pat Thomas / Elaine Mitchener (Trio)
Moor Mother / Pat Thomas (Duo)
Tansy Davies / Nick Drake: CAVE (world premiere)
In the cavernous warehouse space of The Printworks, this new music theatre work follows a grieving man’s quest for survival in a devastated world.
Tansy Davies composer
Nick Drake libretto
Mark Padmore tenor
Elaine Mitchener contralto
Lucy Bailey director
Geoffrey Paterson conductor
Part of Oscillate Festival
A one day programme of music and sound as part of the Animals & Us exhibition, also featuring Leafcutter John & Dromloch, Evan Parker’s Trance Map, Nic Collins and others.
SWEET TOOTH marks the culmination of five years’ research by Mitchener into our love of sugar and the historical links between the UK sugar industry and the Transatlantic Slave Trade.
SWEET TOOTH has been supported with public funding from Arts Council England. Commissioned by Bluecoat in partnership with the Stuart Hall Foundation, London and The International Slavery Museum with further support from PRSF Open Fund, Museum of London, Edge Hill University, Centre 151 and St George’s Bloomsbury.
Part of Alexander Hawkins Cafe Oto Residency