DetailsScenes from an Execution
is one of Barker's most famous works. This modern classic tells of a woman's brush with history in the twilight of the Renaissance. Galactia is a talented by feisty female artist. The government of a male dominated Venice have chosen her to commemorate a recent battle victory in a vast painting. Galactia, however, rebels and portrays the true horrors of war. Can one woman's artistic integrity triumph over the power of the whole state?Performers Kathryn Hunter, Ian Pepperell, Victoria Wicks, James Clyde, Gerrard McArthur, Alan Perrin, Julia Tarnoky, Daniel Coonan, Tom Davidson, Mathew Rayson.
Author Howard Barker. Company The Wrestling School. Company Offshore Cultural Projects. Director Howard Barker. Design Tomas Leizpig. Costume Lucy Weller. Lighting Mike Gunning. Sound John A Leonard.