A Resource for Performing Artists, Scholars and Audiences.
Driving back from the airport after performing Last Night I Dreamt My House Was Leaking... at PAD in Mainz, September 2009; Mary said "What do you think our next piece will be?", I hesitated, she continued: "I want it to be dirty" and I responded, "It will be a Chamber piece; it will be intimate and dirty". "Dirty!" we proclaimed to each other - somewhat in awe at what we had given birth to - and then we asked "What will that be like?".
Almost two years later, we have our 'dirty…
So glad to have found this site - it's a great resource!
Famous & Divine is three years old now and comprises two performer/devisers: Mary Steadman and Amanda Price. Despite our 'newness' as a Company we have both been around for a number of years as performers/directors/lecturers/academics. We're passionate about this company because it represents a moment of risk for both of us; having been very sensible for years, and brought up families, held down jobs, paid our bills…Continue