21:30, Tue 8th – Sat 12th November 2022 at Corpus Playroom
Michaelmas Week 5
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The writer’s hands are stained with ink and the page they write on is blank. They cannot push the words from inside them, out. This is when they are visited by Theuth, the god of writing. Theuth arrives in a flurry of darkness and an outpouring of words and offers them the gift of writing in exchange for a part of their life. They accept the offer and begin to write once more, again and again. But Theuth is constantly watching them from the shadows, and he is not a kind god. The writer is caught in a desperate act with the knowledge of Theuth’s return. And, when he does return - ...
This narrative is devised and experimental - it cannot be written down.