The Smell of Horses ~

SYNOPSIS

Saad is new to the remote military outpost occupied by his superiors, Adam and Beech.  He is immediately immersed in a rigid hierarchy whose protocols challenge his concepts of professionalism, intimacy and brutality.

CONTRIBUTING ARTISTS

Playwright: DM St. Bernard

Dramaturg: Cole Alvis

Composer: TBC

Workshop Actors: Indrit Kasapi, Tsholo Khalema, Jivesh Parasram, Mark Cassius, Kern Albert

DURATION

40 minutes

CAST

3 m

STYLE / FORM

Theatre/Interdisciplinary.  Narrative.  Linear.  Music

HISTORY

Developed at Banff Centre Playwright’s Colony 2014, with Banff acting ensemble (Tracey Ferencz, Daniel Fernandes, Steven Gallagher, Jesse Gervais, PJ Pridat, Donna Soares) under the leadership of Brian Quirt and Jenna Rodgers.

INSPIRED BY

human rights abuses in Maison Centrale Prison in Guinea

 

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