Waves - video design by Leo Warner / 59 Productions

Creative Team

Director: Katie Mitchell

Designer: Vicki Mortimer

Director of Photography: Leo Warner (59)

Composer: Paul Clark

Sound Design: Gareth Fry

Lighting: Paule Constable


Associate Video Designer: Jonathon Lyle (59)

Associate Lighting Designer: Jack Knowles

Die Wellen / Waves

Schauspiel Koln

About this production

Originally produced at the National Theatre, London, in 2006, (remounted for a world tour in 2008), this project was the first collaboration between director Katie Mitchell and Director of Photography / video designer Leo Warner. Based on the novel "Waves" by Virginia Woolf, and devised by the company, the production was hailed as a "high water mark for multimedia" by the Guardian's Lyn Gardner, and kicked off a long-term working relationship between the director and 59's Leo Warner.

Returning to the Schauspiel Koln, following the success of the much-acclaimed production of Wunschkonzert (Request Programme) in 2008, the team are recreating the original production with a whole new German-speaking cast.



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