Simply called Knot, this is a three-part play which requires the listener to be at a specified (though general) location at a certain time, then to connect to an app and let Darkfield do the rest.
The past and the present are brought together in Flight Paths, a piece which can, at first, seem disjointed but ultimately reveals its intricate design and some clever paralleling.
Darkfield’s Séance is now in its final week in London as this year’s VAULT Festival winds to a close. Here’s a reminder of what some of the critics – including two Mates – have said about this spooky sensory sensation. Better get booking before it’s too late!
I’ve been so enjoying working on Featured Show campaigns for 1927 Productions’ The Animals and Children took to the Streets and Darkfield’s Seance and Flight. Luckily, I also managed to see all three shows myself. Here’s a round-up of my on-the-night reactions to each.
Shunt, a collective of theatremakers that had huge success with their site-specific productions around London Bridge from 2000 to 2010, has also spawned Darkfield, founded by former Shunters Glen Neath, David Rosenberg and Andrea Salazar. In our interview, Glen explains how Darkfield’s binaural work in shipping containers has evolved. Time to get booking!
You’ll soon have not one but two sonic sensation shows from Darkfield to experience at VAULT Festival. On 20 February 2019, their second shipping container brings Flight to land outside the Vaults in London’s Waterloo. Watch the trailer – and see how audiences have been reacting in Edinburgh and on tour. Time to get booking!
Have you experienced sonic specialists Darkfield? Their hit container show Séance helps launch VAULT Festival this week. Watch the trailer – and see how audiences have been reacting on tour. These are twenty minutes you’ll never forget. Time to get booking!
Wrapping up their first tour of the UK, and after a second sell-out Edinburgh Fringe, sonic specialists Darkfield bring their two hit container shows Séance and Flight to London for a two-month residency as part of the 2019 VAULT Festival. Time to get booking!