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On from 02 Dec 2009 till 09 Jan 2010
Battersea Arts Centre
by Blind Summit Theatre

About: 1984

In a world where even your thoughts are controlled and revolution is just around the corner, Julia and Winston begin a clandestine romance...

With its predictions of globalisation, surveillance paranoia and control through language, George Orwell’s classic futuristic tale is acutely relevant for our time.

It is brought to life by the sensational Blind Summit Theatre, who have recently received major international profile through their revolutionary work on Anthony Minghella’s Olivier Award winning Madama Butterfly.

‘Beautiful’ Guardian
‘Exciting Stuff’ Metro
‘If puppetry is ever going to be the next rock’n’roll these animators may well be its frontmen’ Timeout

This startling new production combines physical theatre, puppetry and music to create a cutting-edge and thought-provoking piece of theatre.

Suitable for anyone over the age of 14

Previews: 2 Dec – 5 Dec, 7.30pm
£14 (£10 concs)
7 Dec – 9 Jan, 7.30pm
£16 (£12 concs)
Matinees: 3, 7, 10, 15 Dec, 7 & 9 Jan, 2.30pm
Tuesdays – Pay What You Can (Only available from Box Office. Limited availability)

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