Event These Premises Are Alarmed: Blasted
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Venue The Space, Adelaide, SA
First Date 5 October 2012
Opening Date 8 October 2012
Last Date 13 October 2012
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description It's a rare event when theatre makes the headlines but Blasted, Sarah Kane's first play, did just that. Hugely controversial when it premiered at London's Royal Court Theatre in 1995, it was hailed as a landmark of modern theatre, an astonishingly visceral play of harrowing power that achieved notoriety very quickly by being lambasted in the Daily Mail as "a disgusting feast of filth". Sarah Kane is regarded as a groundbreaking dramatist, over-rated interloper, honorary lad, confrontational bad girl, funny, depressive, tortured suicidal artist, theatrical visionary, savoir and prophet, depend
Description Source Production Company
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Subjects Language
Sex
Violence
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Patrick Graham Actor
Anni Lindner Actor
Mark Saturno Actor
Stuart Day Composer
Wendy Todd Designer
Netta Yashchin Director
Mark Pennington Lighting Designer
Sarah Kane Playwright
Works
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Web
Brochure
Event Identifier 100375