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VenueLyttelton (National Theatre)
Other spaces: Lyttelton Loft
TownWest End
CountyGreater London
From27th September 2012
Opened4th October 2012
To9th December 2012
WhenSep 27, 28, 29, Oct 1, 2, 3, 12, 13, 15, 16, Nov 2, 3, 5, 6, 13, 14, 15, 23, 24, 30, Dec 1, 7, 8 at 19:30. Oct 4 19:00. Oct 13, Nov 3, 15, 24, Dec 1, 8 Mats 14:15. Nov 4, Dec 2, 9 Mats 15:00
PricesFrom £12.00. To £47.00.
What is currently on at Lyttelton (National Theatre) (V374)

Scenes from an Execution

Scenes from an ExecutionT199921416
Scenes 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?
Author Howard Barker

Archive :: production:T199921416, play:S1025589628, venue:V374


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Producer National Theatre
Director Tom Cairns
Design Hildegard Bechtler
Lighting Peter Mumford
Sound Ben Ringham
Sound Max Ringham
Music Ben Ringham
Music Max Ringham
Performer Fiona Shaw (Galactia)
Performer Jamie Ballard (Carpeta)
Performer William Chubb (Ostensibile)
Performer Mark Extance (Official / Pastaccio)
Performer Robert Galas (Albanian / Second Sailor)
Performer Ian Hallard
Performer Robert Hands (Suffici)
Performer Lucas Hare (Lasagna)
Performer Jennifer Jackson (Ensemble)
Performer Grainne Keenan (Supporta)
Performer Gerrard McArthur (The Sketchbook)
Performer Iarla McGowan (Workman / 1st Salior / Gaoler)
Performer Tim McInnerny (Urgentino)
Performer Robyn Moore (Mourner)
Performer Phoebe Nicholls (Rivera)
Performer Tom Peters (3rd Sailor / Man in the next cell)
Performer Rochenda Sandall (Dementia)
Performer Jay Simpson
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