'Happy Island' - La Ribot amb Dançando com a diferença

April 24 & 25


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The collaboration between La Ribot’s and Dançando como a Diferença -internationally recognized integrated dance company- results in this committed and humanistic piece, a cry for life from the look of people with disabilities.

Direction & choreography La Ribot / Dancers Bárbara Matos, Joana Caetano, Maria João Pereira, Sofia Marote, Pedro Alexandre Silva / Choreography assistant Telmo Ferreira / Filmmaking Raquel Freire / Lighting & technical direction Cristóvão Cunha / Costumes La Ribot / Artistical support & interviews direction Josep-María Martín / Interview participants Emília Monteiro, Maria João Pereira, Bárbara Matos, José Figueira / Music Francesco Tristano, Jeff Mills, Archie Shepp, Oliver Mental Grouve , Atom tm, Raw C + Pharmakustik / Filmmaking assistant Valérie Mitteaux
Happy Island is an invitation from Henrique Amoedo-Dançando com a Diferença to La Ribot.
Co-production Dançando com a Diferença – Madeira i La Ribot Cie – Ginebra, Le Grütli-Centre de Production & de Diffusion des Arts Vivants – Festival La Bâtie-Genève i el CND, Centre National de la Danse –Paris and “Conmemoraciones de los 600 años del descubrimiento de Madeira y Porto Santo” – Portugal / Supported by La Fondation Ernst Göhner, AC/E (Acción Cultural Española), NAVE (Chile) / With the special collaboration of Pro Helvetia

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Camera Raquel Freire and Valérie Mitteaux / Edition Raquel Freire / DRessmaking Laurence Durieux / Teresa Neves / Company Dancers Dançando com a Diferença at the movie Aléxis Fernandes, Bárbara Matos, Bernardo Graça, Cristina Baptista, Diogo Freitas, Filipa Vieira, Isabel Teixeira, Joana Caetano, José Figueira, Lígia Rosa, Maria João Pereira, Natércia Kuprian, Nuno Borba, Pedro Alexandre Silva, Rui João Costa, Sara Rebolo, Sofia Pires. Sofia Marote, Telmo Ferreira, Teresa Martins, Vittória Vianna / Executive producer Henrique Amoedo, Diogo Gonçalves and Paz Santa Cecilia


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Season: 2020-2021

April 24 & 25

20 h (saturday) | 18 h (sunday)

Sala OM

16 €

Running time: 70 minutes


‘Personal específico’, by Claudia Gahlós on blogsite

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