SPILL Stings – writings from SPILL

Posted on April 20, 2011 by


Hamlet: Tissues

Hamlet: TissuesThe SPILL Festival of Performance is an international festival of experimental theatre, live art and performance presenting the work of exceptional artists from around the globe. At the Barbican from 18th – 24th  April.

SPILL Stings are a collection of commissioned critical writing on the festival by Theron Schmidt, Mary Paterson, Johanna Linsley and Madeleine Hodge (lala foreign correspondent) .  Our responses will be posted online here throughout the festival – before, during, and after.  As writers, we are interested in the way that this work gets under our skin: the sting of it, and its itch.

The writing, then, is a kind of scratching….