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I Went To The House But Did Not Enter

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A staged concert dedicated to four key 20th century literary texts. Read More >

I Went To The House But Did Not Enter is a staged concert in three tableaux composed by Heiner Goebbels and performed by the world-famous Hilliard Ensemble.

The tableaux are dedicated to four key 20th century literary texts by T S Eliot, Maurice Blanchot, Franz Kafka and Samuel Beckett. Although very different, each text focuses on a fragmented and anonymous protagonist, an anti-hero wo embarks on a journey to everywhere and nowhere. Four singers bring each story vividly to life.


Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 28/04/2010

Closing Night: 01/05/2010

Running time: 1h45

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Cast & Creative


Producer - Theatre Vidy-Lausanne

Designer - Klaus Grunberg

Lighting Designer - Klaus Grunberg

Music By - Heiner Goebbels

About Barbican Theatre

Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS

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