Hidden away in the Record Department of the sprawling Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith skillfully rewrites the past to suit the needs of the Party. Yet he inwardly rebels against the harsh totalitarian world he lives in which demands absolute obedience and controls him through the all-seeing telescreens and the watchful eye of Big Brother, symbolic head of the Party.
Archive :: production:T718528037, play:S2138, venue:V732
Northern Stage build on their reputation for fast paced, visually oriented theatre. 1984 combines pulsating music, interactive video footage and unique film images, filmed on location in Moscow.