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Photos of Splinters productions

Splinters slideshow by Katherine Pepper

Beautiful slideshow made by Splinters member and photographer Katherine Pepper, for display at the exhibition “Massive Love of Risk: the art of Splinters Theatre of Spectacle”, Canberra Museum and Gallery Sep-Dec 2013. Katherine’s website http://katherinepepper.co.uk/. Advertisements

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Early Splinters photo album

From the ACT Heritage Library collection, a folder made for the Splinters office by Katherine Pepper of her photos of early productions, Massive Love of Risk (1986) and Cry Stinking Fish (1987). Flickr Splinters Red Folder link

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Flyers, tickets, clippings

A miscellany of Splinters material in the ACT Heritage Library archive from right across the history of the company – tickets, press cuttings, flyers, stickers, which were in DB’s collection in a grey plastic satchel. The handmade Cathedral of Flesh … Continue reading

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Gumboot Full of Blood – production notebook by Stuart Vaskess 1988

This stunning Gumboot Full of Blood notebook demonstrates the creative intensity of this period of Splinters, which was in essence Stuart, Patrick Troy and David Branson on the road in Adelaide and Melbourne and working with local collaborators. It speaks … Continue reading

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Brickworks visit 23 Feb 2013

Stuart Vaskess and I dropped out to the the old Brickworks to scope the site for landing the shipping container of Village equipment which arrives in a couple of days. We found an old piece of Stu’s and then Peter … Continue reading

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Utopia/Dystopia photos by Joseph Lafferty

Utopia/Dystopia photos by Joseph Lafferty

Joseph Lafferty was commissioned to photograph 1995’s Utopia/Dystopia on Springbank Island. He has kindly presented us with a set of contact sheets of his wonderful images to be entered into the collection at the ACT Heritage Library.

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Remembering David Branson

A wonderful tribute afternoon last Sunday at The Street Theatre to the sadly missed David Branson, co-founder of Splinters, my dear friend and a creative dynamo whose energy and passion inspired so many. Lovely to see so many colleagues and … Continue reading

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