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Silence : devised by members of the company / Filter and David Farr.

  • Author

    Farr, David,

  • Date published

    2011

  • Publisher

    London : Methuen Drama, 2011.

  • Subject

    Farr, David, 1969-. Silence

    British Russia Drama

    Sound Drama

    English drama 21st century

  • Accession number

    83447903

  • Class

    82.85 Farr/SIL/2011

  • ISBN

    9781408156568

  • Language

    English

  • Physical description

    [16], 58 p. : ill., ports. ; 20 cm.

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Left alone in an unfamiliar land, Kate struggles to silence the noises inside her head and begins to question her own sanity. In London, Michael listens carefully to a conversation recorded twenty years ago. Can he hear a third silent person on the tape? In a small Russian town, Irina searches desperately for her missing friend, piecing together fragments from his life. From urban noise to rural emptiness, through rationalism to spirituality, from Russia to the UK, Silence is the latest collaboration between the celebrated theatre company Filter and RSC Associate Director David Farr. Silence premiered at Hampstead Theatre, London, on 12 May 2011, produced by the Royal Shakespeare Company.