Following her husband’s funeral, powerful matriarch Bernarda Alba decrees to her five daughters that the household will enter a period of eight years mourning. The only one it seems will escape this fate is the eldest daughter, Angustias, who is already betrothed to the village’s most eligible bachelor.
In the strict confines of the house, jealousy and sexuality rise to the surface. As Bernarda’s oppression of her daughters increases it is more than the girls’ liberty that is in danger.
Exhibition preview event: Monday 10th June, 6-8pm. Exhibition starts on Tuesday 11th June and ends on Saturday 29th June.
Kit says “I have always loved wood, both as a medium for sculpture and for woodcuts." Her woodcuts carve a fresh, contemporary edge from the oldest known technique for making prints.