More Light: Overview
Directing/Producing / More Light [2010]

More Light: Overview

The poster for Snoo Wilson’s More Light, designed by Malvolio Media.  “…in the reflected lustre of this impeccable performance, Snoo Wilson’s enigmatic vision truly shines” (Fringe Guru)  “entertaining, articulate, erudite and sometimes witty nonsense” (Whats On Stage)  “a witty, solidly performed and rather unique piece of theatre” (TrashLounge) “relentless pace” (Time Out London) ‘intriguing” (UK … Continue reading

More Light: Music
Directing/Producing / Media / More Light [2010] / Sound Design

More Light: Music

Building on the soundscape work I did on Amadeus and A Fistful of Snow, More Light was a messy mash-up of fantasy, science-fiction and holy music; Philip Glass, Brian Eno and Star Trek; pomp, circumstance and plenty of cheese! Our opening track combined a space-shuttle countdown, a keyboard piece aiming to emulate and expand on Glass-like … Continue reading

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Directing Diary: Snoo Wilson’s More Light at the Rose, Bankside – 5. after the dust has settled

THIS ARTICLE WAS ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON FRINGEREVIEW.CO.UK (APOLOGIES FOR THE DELAY ON THIS FINAL ARTICLE IN THE SERIES – I’VE BEEN ILL) Well, the idea to write to you from within the show run didn’t work out quite so well, but here is the final entry in this directing diary – a look back at the run … Continue reading

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Directing Diary: Snoo Wilson’s More Light at the Rose, Bankside – 4. building up to opening night

THIS ARTICLE WAS ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON FRINGEREVIEW.CO.UK In real time, we’re now at the beginning of Week 2 of the run of More Light, but in this directing diary we’re a week before the show opened: I had just given the actors a week off, to let them learn lines on their own and let … Continue reading

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More Light (****) [published on trashlounge.co.uk]

BY SEAN KITCHENER After condemning Giordano Bruno to burn at the stake, the Pope is haunted by dreams in which the 16th century heretic has escaped to a British heaven inhabited by Queen Elizabeth I, a female Shakespeare, and a barmaid with a menu tattooed on her backside. Sound weird? You have no idea. Snoo Wilson’s More … Continue reading

Directing/Producing / More Light [2010] / Reviews

More Light (****) [published on whatsonstage.com]

BY SIMON THOMAS Seeing Snoo Wilson’s More Light, in this perky revival by Trifle Productions at the Rose Theatre, I had an increasing feeling that I was watching a pile of utter nonsense.  Entertaining, articulate, erudite and sometimes witty nonsense but mumbo-jumbo nonetheless. With necromancy, 16th Century cosmology and, dare I say it, religion as a … Continue reading