“The Queen, my Lord, is dead.” Six words that write off one of Shakespeare’s most vivid, intriguing creations. Can such an ending ever be justified?
Entita return to Basic Space festival following their celebrated world premiere last year. Fusing powerful original text with stunning visual theatre and an immersive soundtrack, Curtain'd Sleep throws Shakespeare into motion. Diving deep into the wings of Shakespeare’s worlds, staging the previously unseen to pose the question, “why do Ophelia and Lady Macbeth take their final breaths off-stage?”
"Perfectly demonstrates the magic of movement, space and storytelling working together, in a haunting and beautiful reworking of Shakespeare" ★★★★ ThriftyTheatre