An ageing icon's gilded life is overturned when her dictator husband is killed in a coup. A powerful contemporary take on the myth of Helen of Troy, with a strong physical/aerial dimension. " A passionate and intense piece of physical theatre...thought-provoking and powerful" British Theatre.
Guide First developed as a research and development project with the support of an Arts Council GFTA award in 2014 we shall now revise and re-mount the production working alongside our original collaborative team, including Jonathan Young (Director), Justin Murray (Assistant Director) Matt Eaton (Composer), Dora Schweitzer, (Designer) Jami Reed-Quarrell (Aerial Choreographer), Ric Mountjoy (Lighting Designer) and George Mann (Outside Eye). We are delighted to welcome Tyler Fayose, who will performing the part of the Guard and also Edmund Sutton, our Technical Manager.
Helen will premier at Sweet St Andrews from 16-19th May as part of Brighton Festival Fringe, further to a short preview tour from 9th - 13th May.