When You Walk Over My Grave
  • Edinburgh International Festival

Playwright Sergio Blanco explores his relationship with death in this moving, autobiographical work.

A twisting, kaleidoscopic work of autofiction, When You Walk Over My Grave recounts the Franco-Uruguayan playwright Sergio Blancos last days.

Sergio has decided to die. Not out of despair or pain, but simply because he wants it to end, and to turn this final step into a beautiful and serene choice.

One of contemporary theatres outliers, the multi-award-winning Sergio Blancos plays have pioneered a new style of autofiction. They are in turns, sublimely comedic, moving, visceral and intellectual works.

Performed in Spanish with English supertitles.

Sergio Blanco Writer & Director

Miguel Grompone Visual Designer

Laura Leifert and Sebastian Marrero Scenography and Lighting Designers

Laura Leifert Costume Designer

Fernando Tato Castro Sound Designer

Felipe Ipar Assistant Director

Cast includes Sebastin Serantes, Gustavo Saffores and Felipe Ipar

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