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.
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