And Then The Dark

  • New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich, 2013

And Then The Dark by Michael Lesslie was a new production in 2013 staged at The New Wolsey Theatre and is a film noir style psychological whodunnit.

Past events and mysterious deaths return to haunt the family home of Edward. During an effort to resolve unfinished family business the house itself starts to reveal the dark secrets that have remained locked inside his mind for decades.

The projection design reflected the productions film noir influences and helped to create the dramatic moments of tension with Matthew Bugg’s sound design when the character finally reaches breaking point.

Lights flicker wildly and there’s an impressive projected train effect...
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