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 Ann Louise Ross (Galactia), Paul Blair (Carpeta), John Bett (Urgentino), Thane Bettany (Suffici), Irene Macdougall (Rivera), John Buick (Ostensibile), Robert Paterson (Prodo), Callum Cuthbertson (The Sketchbook), Emily Winter (Supporta), Emily Pollet (Dementia), Keith Fleming (Lasagna), Mark Kane (The Gaoler).
Author Howard Barker. Company Dundee Rep Ensemble. Director Dominic Hill. Design Neil Warmington. Music Anthea Haddow.