Tommy's new adaptation of Blood Wedding combines music and poetry in Lorca's haunting masterpiece about a long-running feud in a rural Spanish community. The play forms part of the Festival of Chaos, a trilogy of plays exploring the contemporary relevance of the god Dionysius.
"Tommy Murphy’s admirable new adaptation honours both the poetic and dramatic qualities of Lorca’s play" **** Jane Shilling The Telegraph
"it works. Brilliantly, in this adaptation by Tommy Murphy" **** Libby Purves The Times
"Dares to be more subdued and yet carries a powerful poetic charge" Mark Shenton The Stage
"Invigorating... The same versatile cast quicksilvers between crass comic cliche, haunting song and searing emotional power" Clare Brennan The Observer