Event Three Furies: Scenes from the Life of Francis Bacon
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Venue Playhouse Theatre, Perth, WA
Umbrella Event The UWA Perth International Arts Festival
First Date 20 February 2006
Opening Date 21 February 2006
Last Date 25 February 2006
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description Stephen Sewell's remarkable portrait of Francis Bacon, one of the 20th century's most acclaimed figurative painters,and his relationship with his muse, petty criminal George Dyer, has been described as an audacious, brutal tragicomedy.
Description Source Flyer/Poster
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Play with Music
Tragi-comedy
Subjects Homosexuality
Masculinity
Relationships
Satire
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Simon Burke Actor
Paul Capsis Actor
Socratis Otto Actor
Basil Hogios Composer
Alice Lau Costume Designer
Jim Sharman Director
Damien Cooper Lighting Designer
Stephen Sewell Playwright
Brian Thomson Set Designer
Works
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Brochure The UWA Perth International Arts Festival 06
Web PIAF website
Event Identifier 68556