Paul Schoolman brings his unique vision to create a new theatrical adaptation of Ingmar Bergman's iconic film, adding the character of The Narrator and using Bergman's unseen notes and words for a fresh take on this enigmatic masterpiece.
Sister Alma is played by Olivier winner Alice Krige and actor, singer/songwriter Nobuhle Ketelo plays Elizabet.
William Close joins as the fourth voice in the quartet playing his signature Earth Harp.
The Harp's resonating chamber will rest on the stage & the strings go out over the audience to the grid above, creating an extraordinary multi- dimensional experience.
Press performances will be held on:
Tuesday 28 January at 7.30pm
Wednesday 29 January at 7.30pm
Thursday 30 January at 7.30pm
Renowned stage actress, Elizabet, has suffered a psychological breakdown and relapsed into silence.
She is sent with Sister Alma, the nurse assigned to her recovery, to a remote summer beach house.
Can Alma coax Elizabet out of her silence?
Truth, lies, manipulation and identity, PERSONA explores the meaning of 'reality'.
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London W6 9BN
Performance days & times
Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm
Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm
Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm
Friday ‑ 7‑30pm
Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm
Thursday - 3-00pm
Saturday - 3-00pm
Sunday - 3-00pm
Alice Krige - Sister Alma
Nobuhle Ketelo - Elizabet
William Close and his Earth Harp
Author: Paul Schoolman, adapted from Ingmar Bergman's 1966 film
Director: Paul Schoolman
Designer: Fotini Dimou
Video designer: Filip Haglund
Production: Presented by Persona Onstage by arrangement with Joseph Weinberger Play Ltd., London on behalf of The Ingmar Bergman Foundation