Harry Josephine Giles: Deep Wheel Orcadia
- Sun 28 Aug 13:00 - 14:00
- Baillie Gifford Sculpture Court
Pay what you can to watch online. Available live, then on-demand until 23:59 on Friday 30 September.
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One of three major performances looking at today’s Scotland, Deep Wheel Orcadia is based on the verse novel by Harry Josephine Giles. A fusion of music, image and performance tells the story of Astrid – who, on return from art school on Mars, meets Darling, a Martian hiding on a space station struggling for survival. Written in Orkney dialect, this spellbinding performance includes English-language subtitles and animated imagery, and is accompanied by a chamber group playing music by BAFTA-winning composer Atzi Muramatsu, commissioned specially for this project.
Supported through the Scottish Government's Festivals Expo Fund and by Sir Ewan and Lady Brown.