Chris McCabe at the BFI

Chris McCabe

Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 19:30 Blue Room, BFI Southbank, Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XT

About the event

The Debris Field: Salvaging the Titanic in work, sound and image. The Debris Field is a new multi-media production written and performed by poets Simon Barraclough, Isobel Dixon and Chris McCabe. The evocative poetic text is accompanied by original music from Oli Barrett of Bleeding Heart Narrative, and film by Jack Wake-Walker. The poets will take you on a resonant tour of the cultural debris of this iconic event, exploring ideas of luxury and labour; courage and folly; life and loss; and human ambition in the face of nature’s power. A key historic event explored with striking poetic, musical and visual impact. Tickets £7.50. For more information or to book visit: