Box Office 020 7520 1490 info@kingsplace.co.uk

Venus Unwrapped

Feature

Venus Unwrapped throws a spotlight on the creative fire power of female composers, from Hildegarde of Bingen to Helen Grime,…

Read the article

Venus Unwrapped 2019 – Official Trailer

Videos

In 2019 Kings Place’s award-winning flagship series focuses on the creative firepower of women composers: Venus Unwrapped.

More

Venus Unwrapped Interviews

Interview

As our year-round celebration of women composers continues, we’ve been interviewing some of the stars of the Venus Unwrapped series.…

Read the article

Composing Herself Kathy Hinde

Interview

Bristol-based audio-visual artist Kathy Hinde makes a unique contribution to Venus Unwrapped & Luminate with Scattering Layer, (Sat 9 Feb, Hall…

Read the article

Time Unwrapped 2018 – Official Trailer

Videos

What does music have to tell us about Time? In Time Unwrapped we show how music can stretch time, condense…

More

Time Unwrapped

Feature

Time Unwrapped is the tenth edition of Kings Place’s award-winning Unwrapped series. What does music have to tell us about Time? In Time Unwrapped we…

Read the article

These are the voices that want to be heard

Feature

Isobel Colchester is Chief Executive of Poet in the City, Artistic Associate at Kings Place, which promotes live poetry events…

Read the article

19 Events For 2019

Feature

Our 2019 artistic programme started last week with a spectacular performance from the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, launching…

Read the article

Cello Unwrapped

Feature

The ninth edition of our now award-winning Unwrapped series features more than 30 great cellists, from legendary masters Christophe Coin, Pieter Wispelwey,…

Read the article

Your A-Z Guide to Time Unwrapped

Feature

The tenth edition of our year-long series celebrates music as a temporal art in myriad ways. With just over a week left…

Read the article

Thomas Gould in Gould Standard & Time Unwrapped – A Kings Place Podcast

Podcasts

Violinist Thomas Gould chats to our Creative Consultant, Helen Wallace, about his genre-defying ‘Gould Standard’ series, and shares his favourite…

More

Nature Unwrapped Sound Calendar 2020 by Chris Watson

Feature

Our Artist-in-Residence for Nature Unwrapped, Chris Watson, has created a sound calendar of environments from the northern hemisphere. Come early…

Read the article

Time Unwrapped – Spotify Playlist

Audio

Kings Place’s year-long Time Unwrapped series features music that marks, measures and manipulates time, from Andriessen’s ever-accelerating De Snelheid, to…

More

Meet the young Cello Unwrapped champion

Interview

Fifteen-year-old cellist Willard Carter was Cello Unwrapped’s most devoted audience member. The Purcell School student missed only a handful of…

Read the article

20 shows for 2020

Feature

Our Nature Unwrapped 2020 programme opened last week with a spectacular series of events and performances from Theatre of Voices, Brian Cox,…

Read the article

Venus: a manifesto

Feature

Lavinia Greenlaw

Read the article

Mind the Gaps!

How five choirs coming to Kings Place are putting women’s contributions to choral music back on the map. By Amanda Holloway.

Read the article

Indian Time Unwrapped – A Kings Place Podcast

Podcasts

Songlines magazine Editor-in-Chief Simon Broughton interviews celebrated sarodist Soumik Datta about the seasons and time-cycles of North Indian music, ahead…

More

From Beginning to End

Feature

As Kings Place’s Time Unwrapped season reaches its final phase, here are some of the highlights.

Read the article

‘You play pretty good… for a woman.’

Feature

Amy Sibley-Allen, Jazz Consultant to Kings Place, reflects on the untold story of women in jazz

Read the article

Nik Void and Ashley Paul

Interview

Experimental electronic artist and producer, Nik Void, and multi-instrumentalist/composer Ashley Paul, discuss their new collaboration appearing in Venus Unwrapped & Luminate.

Read the article

Peggy Seeger Q&A

Q&A

Legendary folk singer, song writer and activist Peggy Seeger recalls her mother, composer Ruth Crawford Seeger, in a special event…

Read the article

2019: Five of the year's most memorable events

Feature

From the most exquisite orchestral music through to folk, jazz and cutting-edge electronica, 2019 has seen an extraordinary range of…

Read the article

Walking the Tightrope

Feature

Since the time of Hildegard of Bingen, every century has had its share of exceptional female composers. So why aren’t…

Read the article