19:00, Tue 9th – Sat 13th March 2004 at Corpus Playroom
Lent Week 8
Condom packets crunch underfoot and breakfast is eaten straight off a mirror in The Grand Balcony, a brothel designed for the fulfilment of any conceivable sexual fantasy. With the help of Madam Irma's prostitutes, three men act out double lives as a bishop, a judge and a general. All the while a bloody revolution threatens to penetrate into the brothel and, when the state falls, its patrons of are given the chance to wield in reality the powers that they have hitherto only play-acted. Anita Berber Furniture Removal cordially invites you to be rubbed up the right way by its production of Jean Genet's masterpiece.