Robert Sword and Giles Thomas's soundtrack to Jade Edwards's directorial debut Aurélia is now available to listen to on their SoundCloud page. Check out the tracks below.
Contour Chromatic have recently been creating the music for a browser-based strategy game entitled Feudal Wars. Inspired by real time strategy games such as Age Of Empires, this game is now playable in demo form at the website. Listen to some excerpts from the soundtrack, by Contour Chromatic composers Robert Sword and Giles Thomas, below.
Mongiwekhaya's original play, I See You, which debuted at the Royal Court Theatre earlier this year, is now transferring to the Market Theatre in Johannesburg and the Fugard Theatre in Cape Town. See the Fugard Theatre's trailer for the Noma Dumezweni-directed play, starring leading South African actor Desmond Dube, below!
The National Theatre's production of Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, directed by Dominic Cooke and starring Sharon D. Clarke, which is running at the National until May 18th, has recently won the Olivier Award for Best Revival. The show has received high critical acclaim in the Telegraph, The Guardian, The Times and a number of other publications. Contour Chromatic composer Giles Thomas was associate sound designer to Paul Arditti for the production.