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Sound and Fury

Performed at Lost Theatre 5 Five Minute Festival (November 2012) and and at the Amersham Arms in New Cross (2013). Sound and Fury is a short musical performance, involving an ironic cautionary true story about the perils of running a children’s Peter Pan and Pirates birthday party – a job that many a troubled young actor has found himself forced into.
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Photo: Miriam Nabarro

Beware | Helen Chadwick Song Theatre

I performed in this site-specific piece with Helen Chadwick at Stratford Circus, working with the theatre’s atrium to create a live polyphonic a cappella singing piece, with audience and performers moving between different levels.

Znak Kaina

Znak Kaina

I created the sound-reactive multimedia projection art for the performance of Znak Kaina (directed by James Brennan) over the period of about a year in Poland. Some of it can be seen at the end of this short trailer:

Trailer

As well as doing the projection design, I was doing a live translation of the Polish into English, typing as the actors were speaking, wearing a yellow dress and rolling my computer around. I had initially been playing one of the characters (Micio) – in Polish – as part of the process, but was replaced by the excellent Michal Zgiet in order to concentrate on the projection.
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