The Spaces Between: Experiencing Faith Healer
When Artistic Director Geordie Brookman briefed us about Faith Healer, his description of the show contained a lot of … pauses. Almost as if the words were on the tip of his tongue bu he couldn’t quite form them. Like some unknowable force kept tripping him up. It turns out that force was Faith Healer.
Written by Brian Friel, Faith Healer comes to Adelaide in a production directed by Judy Davis and starring Colin Friels, Alison Whyte and Paul Blackwell. Here, we try to get to the heart of its power.