Tete a Tete & Royal College of Music
Dir: Bill Bankes-Jones
Set & Costume Design: Sarah Booth
Scenic painting: Sarah Booth
Lighting Design: Ralph Stokeld
Photos by Chris Christodoulou
5 new operas inspired by Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein composed and performed by RCM students.
JOE KIELY – AMIRA
Watch as one inventor struggles to outsmart his own creation.
SOPHIE SPARKES/DEBORAH MCMAHON – OUR PERFECT CHILD
A couple get the opportunity to edit their own embryo, raising some very unsettling questions.
MAEVE MCCARTHY/GARY MATTHEWMAN – JOHN HENRY
When modernisation threatens the railway industry, a deadly battle of man versus machine ensues.
LENTE VERELST/LENA VERCAUTEREN – BEAR AND FRIENDS
A new invention allows Bear to eat his fill of cake, but leaves a very bitter aftertaste.
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LARA POE/RAPHAEL RUIZ – THE FERMI PARADOX
Find out what happens when time travel goes horribly wrong.