Ian Wilson’s music drama I Burn For You goes on tour this Halloween
The Dracula inspired music drama I Burn For You returns this October for a spooky tour across the UK. Starring the Mayhem vocalist and Sunn O))) member Attila Csihar, it’s an experimental music theatre work composed by Ian Wilson. I Burn For You was first staged as a one-off show in 2012 at Aldeburgh featuring Elaine Mitchener and David Toop. Neither participates in this new version, but Csihar continues to play The Vampyr, alongside vocal improvisor Lauren Kinsella as The Woman and Phil Minton as The Doctor. I Burn For You will also feature a live score played by musician and Wire contributor Clive Bell on accordion and wind instruments, sound artist Lee Patterson on electroacoustics and improv saxophonist Cathal Roche.
I Burn For You tours four cities this Halloween, taking in London (27 October), Liverpool (28), Nottingham (29) and Gateshead (31). Supported by Sound And Music, the production is staged by the German opera director Christian Marten-Molnár, with visuals from artist Daniel Jewesbury. Ticket information can be found at Sound And Music website.