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5 Best Things to Do in Kings Cross 

If you haven’t made a trip to the newly developed area around Kings Cross station, you should try to. It’s on the London map in a big way. 1,492 more words

Family Time

Storytime, with Joanne Harris

It’s weird when something happens, some event, that blows your mind so completely that it takes ages to process it enough to write about the experience. 1,294 more words

Time to say goodbye: Moonlight /The Last Seed at Tête à Tête

Directed with witty skill by Bill Bankes-Jones, Tête à Tête’s Artistic Founder and Director, these two imaginative and appealing short operas made for an enchanting hour at Kings Place. 97 more words


The Electrictionary

The Electrictionary
The Early Music Experiment
Kings Place. 7 August 2015

The Tête à Tête Opera Festival at Kings Place included the premiere of a fascinating new one-hour long opera, The Electrictionary, with music by Alexis Bennett, words by Timothy Knapman, and direction by Dominic Gerrard It was performed by four solo singers and the instrumentalists of The Early Music Experiment & guests.  954 more words

Concert Reviews

Life lessons at Tête à Tête: The Fisherman and his Wife, Storm's Eye

The Fisherman and his Wife is a nicely conceived opera for children. Eralys Fernandez’s score confidently paints a range of moods and emotions in a cheerful piano accompaniment played for us by the composer, encompassing rowdy exchanges verging on Punch & Judy, little lyrical arias (the Fisherman’s “Almighty God of the Sea” a particular highlight), and dynamic comic passages. 40 more words


The beginning...

Just sat down to “work”, life is a holiday – full of work. What an amazing place to “work” from, which then also will mean to “live from” – looking out on blue sky, blue ocean green grass garden with morning shades of nicely scattered trees, softly dancing in the morning breeze. 388 more words