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Guintche - Live music version

Marlene Monteiro Freitas with Cookie & Simon Lacouture

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December Dance 2019

dance
Fri 13 Dec 2019 -20.00
City Theatre
introduction by Tim Taveirne 19.15
start 20.00
expected end time 20.50

Standard €13.00 - €22.00

Reduction -26 €7.00 - €11.50

Reduction 65+ €11.80 - €19.90

Ticket sales for performances in November and onward will begin at a later date. We will inform you of the start of sales via our newsletter (register at the bottom of this page), this website and our social media pages.

How to become someone else while remaining yourself?

'I once drew a person, as a memento of a concert. This sketch I called Guintche. It grew, acquired self-life and autonomy, it rebelled.’ Marlene Monteiro Freitas derived the name Guintche from Cape Verdean creole. It is the name of a bird, the name of a prostitute, but it may as well be an attitude, that of someone hopping from one event to another, his or her choices lacking any coherence. Through its counter-intuitive structure, Guintche responds as a wax sculpture: it melts, it solidifies, it brakes, changes form… And yet, it keeps the same nature, that is to say, it remains the same wax.

Strobe light is used during the performance.

executives

Marlene Monteiro Freitas: choreography and dance
Cookie & Simon Lacouture: composition
Johannes Krieger, "Rotcha Scribida" de Amandio Cabral, Cookie, Otomo Yoshihide, Anatol Waschke: music
Yannick Fouassier: lighting design
Marlene Monteiro Freitas & Catarina Varatojo: costume design

P.OR.K : production
Key Performance: distribution

With the support of Re.Al (Lissabon), Forum Dança (Lissabon), Bomba Suicida (Lissabon)

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Marlene Monteiro Freitas: choreography and dance
Cookie & Simon Lacouture: composition
Johannes Krieger, "Rotc...

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Fri 13 Dec 2019 -20.00
City Theatre
introduction by Tim Taveirne 19.15
start 20.00
expected end time 20.50

Standard €13.00 - €22.00

Reduction -26 €7.00 - €11.50

Reduction 65+ €11.80 - €19.90

Ticket sales for performances in November and onward will begin at a later date. We will inform you of the start of sales via our newsletter (register at the bottom of this page), this website and our social media pages.

partners

In collaboration with Cultuurcentrum Brugge

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