The Exorcism

By Ross Sutherland

The Vatican believes that the best way to understand a haunting is to approach it as one would a work of art. A haunted house, therefore, is a kind of 'art happening', a curation of demonic sculpture, sound-art, avant-garde poetry, etc. The role of the exorcist, therefore, is simple: we must be the most vicious art critic imaginable. The exorcist is the red pen of God...

A brand new ghost story from the team who created the Award Winning Stand By For Tape Back-Up and writer of BBC2's Missing Episode. 

“Sutherland’s show – in Rob Watt’s taut production – makes for intriguing, distinctive viewing.” - The Guardian

★ ★ ★ ★ “Rob Watt’s production achieves the not of inconsiderable feat of moving fluidly between moments of silliness and moments of genuine intensity.” - The Stage

30 Oct - 3 Nov @ Battersea Arts Centre


Writer & Performer // Ross Sutherland

Director & Dramaturg // Rob Watt

Lighting Design // Tom Clutterbuck

Production Photograhy // Myah Jeffers

'Sutherland is one of the most exciting artists around, endlessly inventive, a true adventurer in form'  - The Stage