CLIVE BARKER’s “THE DEPARTED” TO BE FEATURED AT 2015 SCI-FEST L.A.
(LOS ANGELES, CA March 9, 2015) – Sci-Fest L.A., the Los Angeles Science Fiction One-Act Play Festival has announced that fantasy/horror icon Clive Barker has granted Sci-Fest L.A. the right to present Christian Francis’ stage adaptation of Barker’s acclaimed short story THE DEPARTED in their 2015 Festival.
Sci-Fest L.A. will take place from May 5-31, 2015 at the ACME Theater, 135 N. La Brea Avenue in Hollywood.
Barker, the renowned British author, director, producer and visual artist, has made a lasting impression with his short stories, novels, films, plays, and comic books. His films have been adapted from his own published writings, and include the “Hellraiser,” series (the first of which he also directed), and the “Candyman” series (the first two of which he also produced). Barker also Executive Produced the Academy Award winning film “Gods and Monsters” and co-founded the film production company Midnight Picture Show.
Barker is also known for his collection of short stories “The Books of Blood,” and his bestselling “Abarat” series. His novels include The Damnation Game, Weaveworld, Cabal, The Great and Secret Show, Imajica, The Thief of Always, Sacrament, Galilee, Cold Heart Canyon, Mister B. Gone, and The Scarlet Gospels.
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