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O canto da Baleia
Saturday, May 14th @ 10:00 - 13:00€3 – €7
Audiovisual Aquatic Adventure for Young Audiences
With the blue whale, protagonist of our aquatic spectacle, we dive deep into the ocean. We meet the marine inhabitants: fishes, medusae, seaweed and other strange sea creatures. Curious, the whale dives deeper and deeper, until it touches the ocean ground, full of trash – too toxic for the marine animals! The mermaid gets tangled in a lost fishing net and expresses her anger with a furious dance. In search of clean water, the whale appears again on the surface when a big storm is coming up …
With three musicians and beautiful visual arts on the overhead projector, we tell this little story about the adventures of a whale. We listen to the wind and the waves and watch the dancing mermaids and stinging jellyfish. The water becomes the central artistic material on the overhead projector, and the musicians transform into strange shadow beings in the ocean depths. In interactive moments with the young audience, we make a “garbage batucada” and experience the sensation of a storm. On the musical principle of “Call & Response” we provide song texts and rhythms so that our audience can actively participate in the show.
Come and dive with us!
10.00 AND 11.30
Musicians: Elena La Conte (flute, voice & percussion) | Kristina Van de Sand (violin, voice & percussion) | guest musician: Chiara Pellegrini (voice, guitar & percussion) |
Visual Arts: Elide Gramegna
Performances at: Philharmonie Köln | Musikschule Hildesheim | KiTa Lemwerder | GWA St. Pauli, Hamburg | Museu das Marionetas, Lisbon | Intendente em Festa, Portugal | Deutsche Schule Lissabon | Festival Navicelle, Italy
Duration: app. 50 Minutes
Target Public: Young Audiences between 2 and 6 years/families.