Wuthering Heights

Wuthering Heights

Peter McMaster

Four performers explode their own experiences of being men in this bold theatrical debut from ‘one of Scotland’s most interesting young theatre makers’ (The Scotsman).

They recall the dark expanses of the Yorkshire moors, sing together full-throated and bold, recall poignant memorials of being a boy, and dance optimistically to the howling tones of Kate Bush.

McMaster’s all male, award-winning interpretation of Emily Bronte’s seminal text, re-visits the iconic landscapes and characters from Wuthering Heights and places them alongside the stories of the male performers. This re-imagined classic considers how, almost 200 years after the book was published, the lives and aspirations of men are now different.

Read an exclusive Mayfest interview with director Peter McMaster HERE.

Honest, inventive, beautifully choreographed and evidence of a bold and inventive talent” **** The Guardian
***** The Herald

Created in collaboration with Murray Wason, Chris Hall, Nick Anderson and Thom Scullion.

Made with support from The Arches Platform 18 award.

Limited capacity. Advance booking recommended. Door sales cash only.

Please note: This show contains nudity.

 

Peter is an experimental performance practitioner who is drawn to artistic processes that create outcomes he cannot predict. He works in response to both internal and external environments, and his work tends to uphold an emotional and immersive sensitivity while at the same time aiming to disrupt and challenge social and cultural normativity. Peter also works as a tutor at degree level.

Venue
Trinity Centre
Start Date
May 18, 2014
End Date
May 20, 2014
Time
7.30pm
Price
£12/£8
Running Time
60 mins
Box Office Number
0117 987 7877
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