Treasured

Treasured (2012)

Created and directed by Jen Heyes. Composed and written by Ailís Ní Ríain, Treasured was a large scale, multi-media, site-specific theatre work for Liverpool’s iconic Anglican Cathedral commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Titanic tragedy and its links to Liverpool.

“Captains are not always courageous, The educated do not always know, Our greatest achievement can turn to failure, Turn to dust, turn to wreck, turn to ruin. This we’ve always known,This we often forget. We are but a speck of dust,We hold fewer cards than we think. The ego grows wild if un-tethered by humility; Hearts break and don’t heal. Tears fall and don’t dry. The same sea seeps into all our souls…”