Ockham's Razor: The Mill

Ockham's Razor, The Mill | Photo: Nik Mackey

Experience the sweat, grind and grit of physical work in a wheel of wood and steel which is powered by the performers and suspended in the air. Where a seemingly small decision or action can gather momentum and impetus beyond your control, snowballing until you find yourself running like mad to power the treadmill whilst someone else is riding it like a ferris wheel.

Technical specifications

Brief description of set:
The company have a free-standing truss which measures 9MW x 8mD and which all the equipment is rigged from. Total space needed 14mWx  10mD approx.
4 rigging points to hang chain hoists from to pull the truss up from, then it is free-standing.
Lighting plan:
Crew on tour:
1 technical manager, 1 technician
Get in / get out:
1 day get in (day before performance) / 3 hours get out