The Shadow Lighter (2015)
The Shadow Lighter celebrates transformation, life, death and rebirth.
The great epochs of our life are at the points when we gain courage to rebaptize our badness as the best in us.
This is what I learned from my contact with the earth … the divine radiating from the depths of matter is flame.
We are filled with a longing for the wild. No matter where we are, the shadow that trots behind us is definitely four footed.
Musicians and mummers, stilt-walkers and nymphs pursued the mother goddess, a five-metre puppet on platforms led by her snarling ‘Wolf of Danú’.