In Some Confusions in the Law about Love, a (rather unlikely) Elvis Presley impersonator in Birmingham (England) performs his act on a tacky nightclub stage. As the evening progresses, he is joined by two jaded showgirls, a pair of forlorn skeletons who perform an archaic Japanese love-suicide story, and special guests Mike and Dolores, ‘sex act escapologists,’ who are interviewed ‘live by satellite from Hawaii’ on two monitors at the edges of the performance area.
Medium quality single-camera performance documentation recorded at the Leadmill, Sheffield, 1991, 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...