Touring October/November 2016

"elegant and eviscerating" * * * * * The Stage

“A triumph”  * * * * Herald

“Fascinating”  * * * * Scotsman

“Compelling”  * * * * The Times

"bold and haunting"  * * * * The Guardian

"a masterpiece of intellect and imagery"

* * * * *  Edinburgh Guide

Lady Macbeth: unsex me here is a dance theatre piece exploring the complex character of Lady Macbeth with a cast of 3 men, all playing Lady Macbeth.  Power.  Guilt.  The conflict between masculinity and femininity.

Using the language from Shakespeare’s Macbeth as a source, British Sign Language will become a part of the choreography producing a piece of dance & movement theatre which will reach D/deaf and hearing audiences on different levels and in different ways.

 

Created & Directed by Kally Lloyd-Jones

Choreography by Kally Lloyd-Jones in collaboration with the cast

Design by Janis Hart

Lighting Design by Laura Hawkins

Artistic Associate: Gerry Ramage

CAST: Thomas J BaylisJacob Casselden, Jack Webb

BSL Interpreter & Advisor:  Yvonne Strain

Sound Design: Jesse Godolphin

Voice of Lady Macbeth: Georgina Bell Godolphin

Intro Music Composed & Played by Lliam Paterson

Technician/relights:  Elle Taylor

Stage Manager: Katy Nicolson / Marian Sharkey

MUSIC: Sigurdsson, Vivaldi, Ravel, Chopin, Desplat, Verdi, Mozart

 

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PRESS

The Guardian.  Unmissable Culture 2017

https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2017/jan/07/best-dance-2017-carlos-acosta-javier-de-frutos-shobana-jeyasingh

"bold and haunting" **** The Guardian

"elegant and eviscerating" * * * * * The Stage

"a masterpiece of intellect and imagery" ***** Edinburgh Guide

“Visually, the piece is compelling, from the blood-red skirts worn by the performers to the visceral, frenzied interpretation of the sleepwalking scene”   **** The Times

"To peel back and examine each layer of Company Chordelia’s new work in a review this size is an impossibility. So rich in thought, detail and execution is it, you would need an entire thesis to do it justice"    **** The Scotsman

"a dance-drama of quite troubling beauty, psychological insights and richly symbolic imaginings”    **** The Herald

“an original and successful take on one of Shakespeare's most famous dramas"

***** Plays To See

 

"exquisite”  Sunday Herald

"This production is elegant, eloquent; rigorously considered; viscerally actualized;magnetically and magnificently performed"  

MUST SEE SHOW  Fringe Review

"a detailed psychological study of Macbeth's partner in crime"  **** The List 

"both moves and shocks"   Oxford Dance Writers

Photos by Jane Hobson and Susan Hay

BSL Trailer

Jasmine Schaeffer

Shawlands Chiropractic

161 Kilmarnock Rd
Glasgow
G41 3JE

0141 649 6333
reception@shawlands-chiropractic.com

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