Dead Hands

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About the Show Less...

An intimate drama about bereavement from the unflinching Howard Barker. Read More >

In the immediate aftermath of a man’s death, his sons are forced to re-adjust their ambiguous relationship with his mistress.

Howard Barker is at the forefront of new European Theatre. His writing has attracted both praise and controversy for its committed exploration of power, sexuality and human behaviour.

This play contains nudity, explicit language and extreme moral speculation.


Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 02/11/2004

Opening Night: 03/11/2004

Closing Night: 14/11/2004

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Cast & Creative


Producer - The Wrestling School

Author - Howard Barker