This show finished on Thursday 05 November 2009, and this page is being kept for archival purposes only.
This show was imported from the old website. If you are able to provide any more information, please contact the Archivist.
Exploring such subjects as torture, infantcide, murder and powerlessness whilst sustaining a relentlessly witty dialogue McDonagh’s chilling tale terrifies & delights audiences.
The play received the 2004 Olivier Award for Best New Play, the 2004-5 New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award for Best New Foreign Play and two Tony Awards for production.
Our aim is to complement McDonagh’s razor sharp script with elements of puppetry, mask work, media & physical characterisation to heighten this nightmarish fairytale.
Read more and check out photos of our rehearsal process so far on facebook http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=72343889577
Archivist’s Note : Pictures added from scans. Images connected to this show by word of Adam Alton.
Photos made by James Baster.