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In pictures: get a glimpse at Punchdrunk’s very first book

Posted at 12:14 pm, April 1, 2015 in Arts & Entertainment
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Punchdrunk’s epic immersive show ‘The Drowned Man: A Hollywood Fable’ was, among a lot else, a rich, seductive triumph of design. The beautifully crafted details – crunching fallen leaves, aged notebooks, cracked mirrors and dusty trinkets – were a big part of what made the show so incredibly atmospheric.

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Photographer Julian Abrams has managed to capture a little of that magic in a new book due to be released in June to mark the anniversary of the show. ‘The Drowned Man: A Hollywood Fable’ is a collection of 130 beautiful images from the show in the final few months of the run. It looks as though it’ll be a smart memento of an extraordinary show. Head here to pre-order yourself a copy of the £49 book.

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Featured performers, from top: Omar Gordon, Greig Cooke, Miranda Mac Letten and Rob McNeill. All photos: Julian Abrams for ‘The Drowned Man: A Hollywood Fable’.

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