Blood Wedding


Malthouse Theatre
July 21- August 19, 2012

By Federico García Lorca
Adapted by Raimondo Cortese

Directed by Marion Potts
Set and Costume Design The Sisters Hayes
Lighting Design Paul Jackson
Composition Tim Rogers
Assistant Director Claudia Escobar

With Silvia Colloca, Nicole Da Silva, Ivan Donato, Mariola Fuentes, Ruth Sancho Huerga, Matias Stevens

Photos: Jeff Busby

“Atmospheric design creates a sense of Spanish heat. A half-stadium, a bullring of parched earth, industrial fridges stacked with bottled water in the background. An imposing wall latticed with a cruciform and circular pattern, symbols of lifeÕs primal struggle with death” – Cameron Woodhead

“The Sisters Hayes create the tone by bringing the languages and experiences together with a design that manages to be kitschly fun and dramatically epic. It somehow evokes the closeness of backyard urban Australia and the empty distance of rural Spain… “ – Aussie Theatre