16 June – 4 July 2004

WOUNDS TO THE FACE reveals in a series of interlocking narratives, the pains society and its individuals undergo in negotiating the human face. A woman at a dressing table mirror, at war with her reflection… dissident youths deface posters bearing the dictator’s face… a soldier from the front line, his face blown off…

Written and Created by
HOWARD BARKER
Directed by
JESS KINGSFORD
Performed by
MATT BOESENBERG, CHRISTOPHER BROWN, MICHELLE HALL, JOSHUA HEWITT, NINA LANDIS, ROBERT MELDRUM, STEPHANIE MILLAR, ADRIAN MULRANEY, NIKKI PAUL, STEPHEN PHILLIPS

Theatre Works presents

Wounds to the Face

By Howard Barker