The Ugly Spirit

A special performance that takes the audience through the secret spaces of Queen Elizabeth Hall into the backstage world of the famous Siamese twins Jessie and Bessie Bellamy.

Berlin 1973. Bessie is stuck to Jessie. The human mind will not function when it is hot. Jessie holds a Christmas present. The present was for their Mother. But she was chosen. They never saw her again.

Fittings’ new play written by Russell Barr, directed by Garry Robson and featuring performance artist David Hoyle, is a unique show taking place in the secret spaces of Queen Elizabeth Hall.

Recommended for ages 14+

Listen audio described information about the show on our SoundCloud website

 

Event Images

In a field of flowers by the coast, a young girl sits next to a doll, which is a similar size to her and dressed in the same outfit.

In a field of flowers by the coast, a young girl sits next to a doll, which is a similar size to her and dressed in the same outfit.

See a larger image

Duration

1 hour