Translunar Paradise (4 stars)

This article is from 2011

Translunar Paradise

Photography | Alex Brenner

Moving portrayal of the pain of bereavement in dance, accordion and voice

Backed by accordion and voice, two dancers play out a relationship using only actions and mime, covering courtship, pregnancy, miscarriage and the after effects of war. A moving and evocative portrayal of the pain of bereavement, highlighting how romantic truly requited love can be.

Pleasance Dome, 556 6550, until 29 Aug (not 23), 3.40pm, £9.50–£10 (£8–£9).


Translunar Paradise

  • 4 stars

Translunar Paradise … a place where time stands still. Stage Award winner (2009) and Total Theatre Award nominee (2010) Theatre Ad Infinitum invites you on a journey of life, death and enduring love. After his wife passes away, William escapes to a paradise of fantasy and past memories, a place far from the reality of his…