White Suit combines close harmony singing with larger than life physical performance to tell the story of a landmine survivor. Its surreal theatrical storytelling is a ferocious satire on the brutality and hypocrisy of the arms trade, featuring singing armaments and dancing arms dealers in a highly stylized song-theatre performance.
About Helen Chadwick Song Theatre
Helen Chadwick is a performance creator and composer working with theatre and dance. She has been commissioned to create song theatre performances for the Royal Opera House and Salisbury and Greenwich festivals. Her shows have toured in Europe, Latin America and the former Soviet Union.
Helen Chadwick (Composer and Co-Director); Carl Miller (Librettist); Mia Theil Have (Choreographer and Co-director); Miriam Nabarro (Designer).
Funding, commissioning and partner credits:
Commissioned by Without Walls