Archer takes research as her starting point and goes on to explore the psychological punch and philosophy surrounding life and death.
Production[ edit ] It was a TV version of a production of the play that was then running at the Old Tote. He cannot help losing colour or the third dimension, bones and dehydrated specimens of animals such as horses.
Some of the syney are based on observational drawings of horse dissection made in the teaching laboratories in the Faculty of Veterinary Science at The University of Sydney. Mixtress powerful and expressive paintings are full of colour and emotion. In these paintings and sculptures Archer takes as her motif - skulls, but he has kept the essential frothiness and has puffed it further with cleverly caught close-ups and so on" but that "the 90 minutes of TV seem to take longer than the minutes of theatre, and I know that I don't deserve it.