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Sophie Seita - Emilia Galotti’s Colouring Book of Feelings - Art Night 2018 - Art Night 2018
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Sophie Seita
Emilia Galotti’s Colouring Book of Feelings Performance and Installation

Emilia Galotti’s Colouring Book of Feelings is a queer-feminist multimedia performance piece, a conceptual closet drama that stages imagined tête-a-têtes with Enlightenment thinkers, writers, and pseudo-scientists using poetic text, dialogue, choreography, installation, recordings, and projections. Challenging the Enlightenment’s opposition of sentiment and rationality, the piece harnesses the experimental spirit of things that don’t quite work and are thus exactly right and fizzingly oblique, toying with our assumptions about seriousness, hospitality, domesticity, difficulty, form, and fun.

Written and conceived by Sophie Seita.
Performed by Emma Attwood, Celine Lowenthal, Nisha Ramayya, Erin Robinsong, Sophie Seita and Jocelyn Spaar.
Costumes in muslin and reed by Kat Addis. Magister and Narrator costumes by Ciara Phillips (2018), screen-print on canvas
Projections by Simone Kearney, music by r. Karim, video by Lanny Jordan Jackson—all made in response to Seita’s text.

Producer: Olivia Carr-Archer

Supported by a Judith E. Wilson Grant; Cambridge University Public Engagement Starter Fund; Queens’ College, University of Cambridge

Pre-registration required / walk-ins will be admitted depending on capacity. Places are limited so please register here in advance.

www.sophieseita.com | Instagram @sophieseita 



Bargehouse at Oxo Tower Wharf

Barge House St, South Bank, London SE1 9PH

Nearest tube:
10 minutes walk from Blackfriars
10 minutes walk from Waterloo Station
8 minutes walk from Southwark

8pm–4am: bespoke Art Night service
Alight at London Eye (Waterloo) Pier
(14 minute walk)

Get 50% off return or hop on, hop off River Roamer tickets for 7 July. Book by 30 June, using code ARTNIGHT18 at checkout here.


6:00pm – 12:00am

Extra info

Performance at 8pm
Session running time: 1 hour

PLEASE NOTE The performance is being filmed. By participating you consent to your likeness being used in any video, photography or audio materials of the event and waive rights to the usage of these materials.

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