About

Carnesky Productions is a creative production company headed by artist, showwoman and practitioner-researcher, Marisa Carnesky.

Founded by Creative Director, Marisa Carnesky in 2004, Carnesky Productions is a performance and theatre company responsible for original large and small scale interactive performance works (including Carnesky’s Ghost Train 2004-2014, Carnesky’s Incredible Bleeding Woman 2015 Ongoing and alternative stage school Carnesky’s Finishing School).

CP is interested in the use of spectacle; fairground rides, magic illusions and grand ritual as a means of creating highly accessible provocative work, rooted in popular culture that promotes cultural and political discourses.

For all enquires please contact carneskyproductionsinfo@gmail.com

Carnesky Productions – A Brief Herstory

2000-2002 Jewess Tattooess national and international tour including BAC, ICA, Arnolfini, Los Angeles International Festival

2002-2004 The Girl From Nowhere national and International tour including Riverside Studios and Anti festival Finland

2004-2014 Carnesky’s Ghost Train London, national touring including Glastonbury, European tour in Belgium, residency for 5 years on Blackpool’s Golden Mile

2007 Magic War, Soho Theatre and touring nationally and internationally including City of Women Slovenia, Les Halles Brussels and Red Cat in Los Angeles

2012-2014 Carnesky’s Tarot Drome for the Cultural Olympiad, Old Vic Tunnels and touring to festivals nationally and in Europe including Latitude and Cirque De Jules Vernes France.

2009 Ongoing Carnesky’s Finishing School at various locations including 2 year residency at The Roundhouse, touring summer festivals and residency at old Foyles building Soho, October 2016 – January 2017

2015 premiere of work in progress Dr Carnesky’s Incredible Bleeding Woman (DCIBW) at National Theatre Studios and Duckie

2016 DCIBW at Radical Anthropology Group UCL for International Women’s Day

2016 DCIBW 13 Dec – 9 Jan 2017 Soho Theatre

2017 DCIBW 20-25 Jun 2017 Underbelly Southbank, London

2017 DCIBW 2-28 Aug 2017 Pleasance, Edinburgh

2018 DCIBW Adelaide Fringe and Butterfly Club Melbourne

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