Beckett’s voice: ‘Breath’ and other works

beckett-breath

Samuel Beckett, Breath, 1969. Kenneth Tynan’s production

 


Samuel Beckett, ‘Not I’, 1973. Performance by Billie Whitelaw

Caravaggio, The Beheading of Saint John the Baptist, 1608

Caravaggio, Beheading of St John the Baptist, 1608. Detail. The woman inspired the Mouth in Beckett's 'Not I'

Caravaggio, Beheading of St John the Baptist, 1608. Detail. The woman inspired the Mouth in Beckett’s ‘Not I’



Samuel Beckett, ‘Rockaby’, 1980. Performance by Billie Whitelaw

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Samuel Beckett, Play, 1963. Performance by Alan Rickman, Kristin Scott Thomas and Juliet Stevenson. Directed by Anthony Minghella (Beckett on Film).


Samuel Beckett, ‘Happy Days’, 1961. Performance by Billie Whitelaw