UNIT 1: THE FERRYMAN REVIEW

The Gielgud Theatre Written by Jez Butterwort Directed By Sam Mendes Designed by Rob Howell Costume by Lucy Gaiger Lighting Designer Peter Mumford   The Ferryman is set on a farm in rural Armagh in 1981. At its heart, two mysteries intertwine: the fate of Seamus Carney, a young man that had “disappeared” by the […]

UNIT 1 : MISS JULIE: Colour Scheme

Inspiration: Gustav Klimt  – Judith and the Head of Holofernes (1901). It depicts the biblical character of Judith holding the severed head of Holofernes. Many biblical Judith paintings exist, describing the episode in a heroic manner, especially expressing Judith’s courage and her virtuous nature. Judith appears as God’s instrument of salvation, but the violence of her action […]

UNIT 1 : MISS JULIE: The Bird Cage Study

cage noun: a structure of bars or wires in which birds or other animals are confined. “she kept a canary in a cage”. verb: confine in a cage “the parrot screamed, furious at being caged” Meaning and Symbolism The image of a cage deals with the various forms of sequestration that characterize contemporary society. Sequestration, in this […]