Written by David Persiva
Performed by Sophie Larsen and David Persiva
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Bridge Week 2019
Photos and video by Toby Jeffries
Us is about a couple at breaking point. They've built a life together, and that life is boring and everyday. Is it too late to start again? Does the magic of the start of a relationship justify the mundane of the middle?
I trapped the couple in a maze of their own everyday household objects. We performed by lamplight and sometimes by no light at all, casting the couple into varying states between anxiety and calmness, and between the present and past.
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