Jarman (all this maddening beauty)


It was a scandal, a glorious scandal.  But to me it was church. - Jarman (all this maddening beauty)

Jarman (all this maddening beauty) is a premiere solo performance project inspired by queer activist, artist and filmmaker Derek Jarman (The Last of England, Caravaggio, Sebastiane).  OBIE Lifetime Achievement Award-winning playwright Caridad Svich in collaboration with force/collision present a mixed-media film/theatre project which questions the nature of beauty and art and to what lengths we will go to find it.

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Show Type
Running Time
70 minutes
(0 Intermissions)
Appropriate For 16+ Price Ranges
$10 - $20

Discount Tickets Available $10 with Capital Fringe Button; $10 Student with ID

Visit Show Website

Box Office Phone: 202-399-7993

Schedule Open/Close Dates: 04/17/2014 - 04/27/2014
Sunday 4:00pm--
Monday ---
Tuesday ---
Wednesday 7:30pm--
Thursday 8:00pm--
Friday 8:00pm--
Saturday 8:00pm--
Important Dates

Special Performances

  • 04/17/2014 - 8:00pm PWYC Preview
  • 04/19/2014 - 8:00pm Opening/Press Night
Performer Role
John Moletress
Production Personnel
Caridad Svich
John Moletress
Associate Director: Jacob Janssen
Set Designer
Lisi Stoessel
Sound Designer
David Crandall
Lighting Designer
Jedidiah Roe
Filmmaker: Benjamin Carver
Dramaturg: Karin Rosnizeck


Atlas Performing Arts Center
1333 H Street NE, Washington, DC 20002
About the Venue:
X2 bus from Gallery Pl/Chinatown. H2 Bus from Union Stn. DC Streetcar from H St/Union Station or Benning Rd/Oklahoma Ave

Getting There

  • Union Station (Red Line)


  • Street parking
  • Valet parking


  • This venue is wheelchair accessible.
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Trailer: Jarman (all this maddening beauty)