6 - 8 Aug

Tête à Tête: The Opera Festival 2019

Dates: 6 - 8 Aug

Running 24 Jul - 10 Aug at venues throughout King’s Cross and beyond this festival is packed with the latest experiments and explorations in opera. 

Tickets: Online £7.50 /  In person, on phone or on the door at any time £9.50


Experience the shocking, the surprising, the delightful and the never heard before: works by established artists as well as emerging ones. Discover operas hot off the press responding to the most urgent issues of the world we live in today, or disappear down the rabbit hole into the realm of pure imagination.

If you want to see the next big idea, catch a glimpse of tomorrow’s opera makers at work, all whilst having a great night out, then Tête à Tête: The Opera Festival will welcome you. Full festival listings tete-a-tete.org.uk.

  • 6 Aug 2019
    Be-a-Doll

    Be A Doll

    Tête à Tête: The Opera Festival 2019

    An electroacoustic toy opera

  • 6 Aug 2019
    Of-Body-&-Ghost

    Of Body and Ghost

    Tête à Tête: The Opera Festival 2019

    Movement, text, images, music and song join forces to create this dance-theatre-opera

  • 6 Aug 2019
    Robe

    ROBE

    Tête à Tête: The Opera Festival 2019

    A posthuman fantasia about cartography, cyberpunk and the A.I

  • 7 Aug 2019
    Growth-Of-The-Silk

    Growth of the Silk

    Tête à Tête: The Opera Festival 2019

    A multi-media opera that combines music, dance and film on stage

  • 7 Aug 2019
    Bridge-of-Magpies

    The Bridge of Magpies

    Tête à Tête: The Opera Festival 2019

    Cross art and cross cultural performance based on a traditional Chinese story

  • 7 Aug 2019
    Apollo's-Mission

    Apollo's Mission

    Tête à Tête: The Opera Festival 2019

    A funopera that investigates our fascination for all things lunar

  • 8 Aug 2019
    For-Peace-&-Country

    For Peace and Country

    Tête à Tête: The Opera Festival 2019

    Eccentric musings of a child and her toys come to life in this one-woman opera

  • 8 Aug 2019
    Her-Face-Was-of-Flowers

    Her Face Was of Flowers

    Tête à Tête: The Opera Festival 2019

    A blend of a lyrical contemporary score with the soundscape of Welsh legend

  • 8 Aug 2019
    Synthetica

    Synthetica....A Toxic Enchantment

    Tête à Tête: The Opera Festival 2019

    A fractured sung narrative exploring the Midas touch of our times