©Darren Evans

QUEEN HAVE AND MISS HAVEN'T

Queen Victoria and Miss Havisham mourn their respective losses. Using Olivier Messiaen's glorious Turangalîla Symphony as a backbone this duet enters an audience into a horror movie where every outcome is misery and destruction.

 

Costume design by Tim Spooner, working with underskirts by Yolanda Sonnabend. Make-up design by Darren Evans. Thanks to Patricia Langa, Sheila Hay, Carl Harrison, Julie Cunningham, Claudia Palazzo and Patience Tomlinson. 

Commissioned by DanceWest Ignition Festival 2017

Photos by Rosie Powell & Darren Evans