This show finished on Saturday 23 February 2013, and this page is being kept for archival purposes only.

The Balcony

"In every revolution there's the glorified whore who sings an anthem... that'll be you."


Tuesday 19 February - Saturday 23 February 2013


Bedlam Theatre




Jean Genet


In the midst of a bloody revolution, Madame Irma’s Grand Balcony offers men and women an oasis in which to fulfill their inner fantasies. Her team of actors/prostitutes play any role required of them, even as their illusions begin to cross over to reality, and Irma realises that the future of her business rides on the outcome of the rebellion…

Cast and Crew


Arthur Nathan Trotter

Assistant Director Camilla Ginty

Assistant Producer Lauren Mc Lay

Assistant Producer Mark Borthwick

Assistant Stage Manager Luise Kocaurek

Carmen Leyla Doany

Chantal Isobel Dew

Court Envoy John Rushton

Director Rachel Bussom

Madame Irma Izzy Hourihane

Photographer (Ensemble) Caitlin Mclean

Photographer (Ensemble) Lauren Moreau

Producer Mihaela Bodlovic

Roger Adam Butler

Sanity Manager (Publicity and Props) Liz Mills

Sound Designer Lewis Eason

Sound Designer Craig Snowden

Stage Manager Clara Jane Mills

Technical Manager Kirstyn Petras

The General Daniel Orejon

The Girl Sophie Harris

The Slave/The Beggar Marta Fuentes

The Thief Jodie Mitchell

The Woman Athina Kefalopoulou


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