Cakehead

Tête à Tête

 

Tête à Tête commissioned four new Pop Up Operas – of which Cakehead is one – for the 2014 Festival – all performed by Tête à Tête. They were developed, rehearsed and performed free for all to enjoy in the public spaces of King’s Cross throughout the period of the 2014 Festival (24 July-10 August 2014).

 

She can’t get enough

He pays no attention

He craves authority

Sugar is her companion

His head is buried in sand

She is buried in battenberg

Stuck together, glacŽ fruits drool in a turban tomb

 

 

POPUP OPERAS 14

Cakehead

Music and Words: Errollyn Wallen


 


Director: Bill Bankes-Jones


Designer: Sarah Booth


Stage Manager: Danyal Shafiq


Music Director: James Young


Soprano: Katie Grosset


Baritone: Daniel Broad


Violin: Leslie Boulin


Cello: Corentin Chassard