Blood Wedding

Set & Costume Design
for ‘Blood Wedding’

“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


Malthouse Theatre, July 21- August 19, 2012

By Richard Frankland

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

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

Production Photography – Jeff Busby

Performance Shots


“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 life’s primal struggle with death”

- Cameron Woodhead