1513: A Ships Opera

River Thames, London, 2013

As the centrepiece of the 2013 Mayor’s Thames Festival, 1513: A Ships' Opera brought back the lost voices of the Thames that called out across the river.

The armada of historic vessels comprised of Ships steam Whistles, Hooters, Sirens, foghorns Trinity bells and the HMS Belfast cannons.

The water-borne ships’ opera was staged by Richard Wilson and Cultureship Directors and artists, Zatorski + Zatorski.

Plus Mark Anderson, Ansuman Biswas, Roland Humble, Nick Sales,Jem Finer, Miyako Narita, Aldo Z Wilson, Steve Noble and Steve Shiell.


1513: A Ships Opera (2013)

by Baynes Media