WIDE SLUMBER

STAGE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION

Wide Slumber is a Wide Slumber is a music theatre performance weaving together live music composed with visuals.

Wide Slumber pairs sleep and dream studies with lepidoptery (the study of butterflies and moths), exploring the theme of metamorphosis. The audience is lulled into a world where the borders between dreams and reality become blurred.

The piece is inspired by the award-winning poetic fantasia Wide Slumber for Lepidopterists by a.rawlings.

VaVaVoom and Bedroom Community production 2014

Performed at Tjarnarbíó

 

Concept developed by Sigríður Sunna Reynisdóttir, Valgeir Sigurðsson and Sara Marti Guðmundsdóttir.

 

Director: Sara Marti Guðmundsdóttir

Music: Valgeir Sigurðsson

Lighting and projection: Ingi Beck

Animation: Pierre-Alain Giraud

Costumes: Harpa Einarsdóttir

Loom: Marie Keller and Sigríður Sunna Reynisdóttir

 

Singers / Performers: Alexi Murdoch, Sasha Siem, Ásgerður Júníusdóttir, Sigríður Sunna Reynisdóttir

Musicians: James McVinnie, Liam Byrne, Ólafur Björn Ólafsson