Eye Of Day : Mata Hari
Paris, 1917. With the First World War raging, Mata Hari, the former exotic dancer and lover of rich and powerful men, is charged with espionage and threatened with execution. Her interrogator is determined to get to the truth of her story – but who was the real Mata Hari?
Discover her, and the many masks she wore, on this magically theatrical journey, as the play weaves together dramatic and comic scenes, together with innovative shadow effects, to transport you into exotic world of the scandalous and infamous femme fatale.
Director: Jonathan Kaufman
Set & Prop Designer: Sally Hardcastle
26th April - 18th May 2019 The Sydenham Centre
Photos courtesy of: Mark Drinkwater