Hotel Methuselah (4 stars)

This article is from 2011.

Hotel Methuselah

Stunning and inventive multimedia production

In a war-time hotel night porter Harry delves into his memories in this tense, mysterious multimedia work from Imitating the Dog. A frame around the stage offers limited views of the actors who work in tandem with pre-filmed dialogue and supplementary images to great effect. Playful, inventive and enthralling throughout, ITD’s tricks are intrinsic, always working to enhance the story.

Summerhall, 226 0000, until 28 Aug, 10.45am, 12.45pm & 2.45pm, £12 (£10).

Hotel Methuselah

  • 4 stars

ITD revive their highly successful international touring piece for this year's festival. Hotel Methusela is a disturbing ghost story that creates a unique visceral experience for its audience. Guardian Guide Pick of the Week, 2006. Designed by Laura Hopkins and directed by Pete Brooks and Andrew Quick, the audience views…

Post a comment