A Decade of Forced Entertainment is a map of the period between 1984 and 1994 – a map that is at the same time accurate, haunted, fictitious and false. Part performance and part illustrated lecture, A Decade… presents a tenth-birthday look back at the company.
This recording also contains brief introductions to the company’s work by Rose Fenton, Claire Armistead and Stella Hall (reading a statement from Stephen Daldry). These can be found after the performance documentation.
Medium quality single-camera performance documentation recorded at the ICA, London, 1995, 75 mins. approx.
Sinéad O'Donnell is one of Northern Ireland's foremost performance artists, with an international profile through numerous residencies and performances both nationally and internationally. Her work explores identity, borders and barriers...