“Memento Mori, is a ravishingly graceful pas de deux for a man and a woman” - The Daily Telegraph

"a thrilling seduction" - Australian Stage

Premiere - Sept 2004 (Theatre de la Cite Internationale, Paris)

2 performers, 13 minutes

Memento Mori is a powerful duet performed on a suspended metal frame. It is based on Holbein’s woodcuts of “The Dance of Death”, where death is represented as a skeleton that dances each of us to our grave.

Devised and performed by Alex Harvey and Charlotte Mooney.

With direction from Deb Pope.

Music composed by Patrick Larley.

Equipment Design: Alex Harvey and Charlotte Mooney

Costume design by Tina Bicat.

Lighting design by Justin Farndale

Memento Mori is available for booking individually or as part of a full evening’s programme together with Arc and Every Action…

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