Scenes From An Execution

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 9TH DECEMBER 2012

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27th September 2012†until†9th December 2012
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Sep 27-29, Oct 1-3, 12 & 13, 15 & 16, Nov 2 & 3, 5 & 6, 13-15, 7.30pm (press night Oct 4, 7pm, mats Oct 13, Nov 2, 15, 2.15pm, Nov 4, 3pm), booking to Nov 15
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Set in sixteenth century Venice, the play follows free-spirited artist Galactia who is so determined to recall the carnage suffered during the Battle of Lepanto that she forces the authorities to imprison her. Her younger lover Carpeta is then approached and takes the commission for himself. Fiona Shaw stars in Howard Barker's provocative drama, which is directed by Tom Cairns and runs at the Lyttelton Theatre until December 9th.

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event > Dance > Modern Dance - Physical Theatre
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