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Dining with Alice
Golden Jubilee
Before the Wolf
Eight Centuries/Carmina Burana
War Dance
Out of the Blue
Used to be Slime

Before the Wolf - Direction
Large-scale outdoor music theatre show commissioned by NewcastleGateshead Initiative and produced by Neil Butler and Colin Baird of UZ events. The music, composed by Jim Sutherland, was performed by thirty-five virtuoso musicians from all over Europe playing unusual instruments including the hurdy gurdy, nickelharp, duduk, gajde and the carnyx. Daytime performances took place in Newcastle's city centre and Saltwell Park and at night at Big in Falkirk, Scotland's National Street Arts Festival. Designed by Merle Hensel, sound by Andy Pink and lighting by Phil Supple.

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