Five singers tell the story of London through five objects found on The Thames shore.
National Maritime Museum 2018
Museum of London Docklands, Reading Museum & Watermans Art Centre, Sept 2017
Liquid History tells the story of London through 5 objects found at the Thames Museum and The Museum of London Docklands, using a mixture of opera and physical theatre.
The opera was created using the knowledge collected by The Museum of London Docklands, mudlark Nick Stevens (Thames Museum) and the people and children of Southend (through Metal Culture.)
Composer: Sarah Dacey
Director/Librettist: Ruth Mariner
Movement Director: Yuriria Fanjul
Recipient of the
Stephen Oliver Award 2017.
"Great singing, imaginative staging – from ages eight to eighty, this is the ideal family event!"
— Bernard Hughes, writer, The Arts Desk