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DetailsDance of Death
is a piercing examination of a stifling and embittered marriage, founded on cruelty and a lust for power. The arrival of a divorced cousin further adds to the tension. The setting is a remote British Army garrison island off the coast of Co Donegal, between 1913 and 1916. The political turbulence and upheaval during this period of Irish history form a fitting backdrop for this extraordinary play and give it contemporary relevance. WebsitePerformers Frances de La Tour, Owen Teale, Ian McKellen.
Author August Strindberg. Director Sean Mathias. Adapted by Richard Greenberg. Design Robert Jones. Lighting Jon Driscoll. Sound Fergus O'Hare.
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