Event The Paper Architect
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Venue CIA Studios, West Perth, WA
Umbrella Event Perth International Arts Festival
First Date 26 February 2015
Last Date 7 March 2015
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description Enveloping us in a miniature world of breathtaking delicacy, The Paper Architect uses gossamer-light details to tell a bittersweet story of love lost and dreams unrealised. A paper architect sits secluded in his workshop. In this intimate setting, we look on in awe as he plays out wistful fantasies with his elaborate paper creations. When he places a cut-out dancing woman onto an intricate paper set, she comes alive. He adds a paper man and watches their romance unfold. Birds fly overhead, leaves flutter from a tree and firecrackers flicker across the night sky as we share the model-maker’s h
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Performance Art
Name Function Notes
John Cording Actor
Davy McGuire Creator
Kristin McGuire Creator
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality England
Data Source
Source Description
Web PIAF website
Event Identifier 116761