Thirteen for ’13 – Part 1

As a special kind of celebration for the new year, we asked our 13 team members which Summer Festival event they are most looking forward to seeing in 2013! (It was also an excuse for some word-play…) Take a look at our staff picks ahead of booking opening Monday 4 February at 10.00am. Helen, Office…

In Pictures: Winter Festival 2012

It’s a new year with lots of new performances to come, but before we leave our end-of-2012 indulgences behind, we wanted to share some of our favourite moments the Winter Festival with you, courtesy of our Festival photographer, James Berry. If you came along to any of our events, then why not share your experiences…

On the fourth day of the Winter Festival…

Spitalfields Music sent to me… behind the scenes footage from the rehearsals for Toujours et Près de Moi: A Holographic Operaat Hoxton Hall. A haunting, beautiful hour of love, loss and longing with live and holographic characters set to music from the fantastic EXAUDI. Click play below to see more…

In video: Toujours et Près de Moi

One of the more unusual events the Winter Festival is an opera with characters that aren’t really there. With a bit of Victorian stage magic Opera Erratica are bringing to life holographic figures to play out the story of Toujours et Près de Moi. As an it’s-almost-the-weekend treat, we thought we’d share a video of…