The Ice, the Land and the Sea

Commissioned by Illuminating York 2013

Premiering October 30 2013 and running until November 2 2013

Projected on to the exterior wall of the Jorvik Viking Centre  ‘The Ice, the Land and the Sea’ tells the story of a young girl who left her home far across the North Sea and travelled to York 1000 years ago, crossing paths with great characters from the Viking age.

Concept and direction: Bridget Fiske and Andrew Crofts

Writer: Libby Crofts

Lead artist ‘ The Sea’: Simon Wainwright

Lead illustrator ‘The Land’: Maryia Khalezina

Editing and design: Bridget Fiske, Andrew Crofts and Simon Wainwright

Voice over: Anna Wilson Hall

Soundscape: Miguel Marin

Live performance: Bridget Fiske

Performance artists in photography: Padraig Confrey, Anthony Missen, Gemma Nixon and Elena Thomas

Costume design: Tricia Coleman and Bridget Fiske

Costume construction: Tricia Colemen

Acknowledgements and support:

Illuminating York Festival 2013/ City of York Council/ Supported using public funding by Arts Council England/ Jorvik Viking Centre

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