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Sat, 29 Apr


The Monastery


EDIFICE and The Monastery bring you TRANSCENDENCE an immersive, sensorial dance theatre experience unlike anything else.

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Time & Location

29 Apr 2023, 19:00 – 21:30

The Monastery, 1 Conduit Hill, Rye TN31 7LE, UK


About the event

"In this day the sun shall become black, [...] the moon shall become like blood [...] the stars of the heavens shall fall upon the earth like ripe figs, and the kings of the earth shall be afraid".   Jokanaan (from Salomé, Oscar Wilde)

EDIFICE and The Monastery bring you Transcendence, an immersive, sensorial experience unlike anything else.

Transcendence tells Oscar Wilde’s classic tragedy Salomé through a dark, sensual, voyeuristic lens. This unique production opens the doors of The Monastery- an ancient, sacred space in Rye, which boasts three storeys of carefully curated, lavish interiors designed by Alex Macarthur. Throughout the evening your senses will awaken with scented interiors, candlelit rooms, complimentary wine, aphrodisiac appetisers and an enchanting, original composition by Phillip O’Meara. give yourself to us, as this night, on this full moon you are invited to the lavish masked banquet of King Herod to drink his wine and enjoy his sprawling home. Known for its lavish gatherings and lively court this will be a night to remember!

Dress code: Extravagant Glamour, dress to express! (masks will be provided).

Book your VIP ticket to enjoy an exclusive experience: You will be sitting at head table with the Tetrarch's himself, enjoying Champagne in Salomé's private room, and you will have exclusive access to the secret rooms of the Tetrarch’s palace.

The show contains scenes of nudity, sexual/violent nature - not suitable for young children.

LONDONERS: The show will finish at 21:00 leaving you enough time to catch the 21:48 train back to London Kings Cross St Pancras.



    This ticket includes 2 complimentary glasses of wine and an experience you will never forget.

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    • £65.00
      +£1.63 service fee

    On top of the standard ticket entrance and complimentary wine, you will be sitting at the Tetrarch's table, enjoying an exclusive champagne experience in Salomé's private room. Additionally you will have a unique, VIP view into the secret rooms of the Tetrarch’s palace.

    +£2.25 service fee
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