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End/Lessness


Fail Better Productions


Lessness (1969) was written by Samuel Beckett from sixty sentences, lettered A1-10, B1-10, C1-10, D1-10, E1-10 and F1-10, and then shuffled into two "disorders". Rosemary Pountney re-shuffled these sentences in her book Theatre of Shadows (1988) and later recorded these sentences with Jonathan Heron to produce an 'endless' Lessness, in consultation with Edward Beckett. This is a digital prototype of a practice-based research project, created in collaboration with James Ball.




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This is the 34th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,650th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 33rd performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,649th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 32nd performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,648th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 31st performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,647th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 30th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,646th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 29th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,645th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 28th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,644th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 27th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,643rd performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 26th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,642nd performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 25th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,641st performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 24th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,640th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 23rd performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,639th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 22nd performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,638th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 21st performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,637th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 20th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,636th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 19th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,635th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 18th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,634th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 17th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,633rd performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 16th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,632nd performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 15th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,631st performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 14th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,630th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 13th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,629th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 12th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,628th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 11th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,627th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 10th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,626th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 9th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,625th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 8th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,624th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 7th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,623rd performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 6th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,622nd performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 5th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,621st performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 4th performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,620th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 3rd performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,619th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 2nd performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,618th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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This was the 1st performance of today, 8th March 2021.
It is also the 143,617th performance in total since the project launched on 1st February 2017.

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