Re: FW: Twisted I Theatre Co. (electroacoustic soundtrack by Rob Mack ay)

Subject: Re: FW: Twisted I Theatre Co. (electroacoustic soundtrack by Rob Mack ay)
From: Rick Nance (
Date: Thu Oct 14 2004 - 07:55:20 EDT

Funny how everyine schedules everything at the same time.

Manchester: Friday -- Mantis
Leeds: Saturday --Cain and Able
London: Sunday --Agents of Impurity

Heck you could go to all of them if there were trains.


Tim Howle wrote:

> Twisted I Theatre Company (Only Northern Performance 2004)
> present
> Cain and Abel
> ... a darkly comic tale of foul moods and sibling feuds ...
> Performing @
> The Performance Centre, University of Leeds - Bretton Hall Campus, West
> Bretton, Wakefield WF4 4LG
> Saturday 16th October 2004 @7.30pm
> Box Office: 0113 3439246
> Tickets: £4.50
> Directed by Natasha Holmes (Tell Tale Hearts), set and puppet design by
> Russell Dean (credits inc. Trestle Theatre Co.), soundtrack by Rob
> MacKay, lighting design by Lars Jensen.
> In an eerie house, where floorboards creak and shadows lurk in long
> forgotten corners, live two strange men - brothers, bitter enemies....
> Cain and Abel. Cain stalks around a house alive with mischief,
> inventing ingenious ways to do away with his little brother. Poor Abel
> awakes each morning to find himself reborn, unscathed. With their
> sinister and overbearing mother, Eve, dabbling with creation, this
> squabbling household finds itself ensnared in a fiendish and fantastical
> tale that scampers and tumbles towards a startling end.
> ŒSthe most auspicious, exciting and playful theatre company in the
> region right now1
> (Artscene – Yorkshire)
> In a mesmerising piece that sees the buffoonery of Laurel and Hardy
> dipped in the atmosphere of Poe, Cain and Abel takes a gripping look at
> the darker side of family ties, sibling rivalry, the question of nature
> versus nurture and human cloning.
> '...packed with many delicious, imaginative tricks, weaving a world of
> dark fairytale.' (BBC Bradford)
> Twisted I combine dynamic physicality, puppetry, creative music
> technology, extended vocal techniques with a set filled with trickery to
> produce a textless, visual and aural storytelling theatre style to blow
> your mind. Cain and Abel fluctuates between the grotesque, the comic,
> the darkly atmospheric and the surreal.
> We hope you find the experience unpleasantly enjoyable!
> We are also performing at Jacksons Lane Theatre, London 13+14 Oct.
> Details online.
> Further details online.
> --
> Twisted I Theatre Company
> Michael Addison, Jonathan Dixon and Nichola Jennings
> 7 Bank Buildings, Meltham, Holmfirth. HD9 4BA
> Tel:01484 359249
> Visit us online at

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