SPILL | Festival of Performance
Friday 2 and Saturday 3 November, 9.30pm
Empress Stah in Space
This world première is part of
an ongoing project with a long-term ambition; to create a performance in
outer space. The performance is set at the 'Edge of chaos
', and will
attempt to create a lens to gaze into the essence of the human
The narrative has been transcribed through trance and
writing sessions between Empress Stah and seminal artist Ron Athey,
which took place at Bentwaters, the site of the biggest, purported,
UFO/Military incident in Europe.
Expect interactive 3D animations,
video mapping projections, colour changing inflatables, couture
costuming, gravity defying performance and an eclectic soundtrack with
original music by electro clash super star, Peaches (The Teaches of
Peaches, I Feel Cream
Hailing from the underground cabaret circuit,
Empress Stah delivers genre defying performances that fuse sublime
aerial artistry and thought provoking acts. Ron Athey is an
internationally renowned performance and body artist from Los Angeles.
Age guidance 16yrs+.
||£12 / £8 concessions
- Commissioned for SPILL Festival of Performance.
- Performed by Empress Stah.
- Directed by Ron Athey.
- Supported by Queen Mary University, Circus Space, TG Productions and Supper Club London.
Photo: Manuel Vason Face Corset: Patrick Ian Hartley
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