disPLACE chamber opera

Opera 21-22th December 9 PM

Cloister Max Cahner

Music: Raquel García-Tomás and Joan Magrané Figuera

Libretto: Helena Tornero

Conductor: Vinicius Kattah

Musicians: Ensemble PHACE, Sophia Goidinger-Koch and Barbara Riccabona

Singers: Elena Copons, soprano, and Sébastien Soules, barítone

Actor: Benedek Nagy

Stage direction: Peter Pawlik

Musical direction: Vinicius Kattah

Set design: Alexandra Burgstallter

Light design: Harald Michlits

Idea and coordination: Georg Steker

Production OBNC: Dietrich Grosse

 

Languages: catalan and english (with subtitles)

Òpera in two acts of 30’, with interval

 

Production of Musiktheatertage (Wien) in co-production with Òpera de Butxaca i Nova Creació (Barcelona)

 

disPLACE is a chamber opera by the composers Raquel García-Tomás and Joan Magrané Figuera, with a libretto by the playwright Helena Tornero.The creation is a production by the Musiktheatertage Wien Festival and Opera de Butxaca i Nova Creació de Barcelona. Now is premiered in Barcelona and will be staged at Teatro Real, Madrid, next February 2017.

 

PEOPLE, EVICTIONS, GENTRIFICATION. A LIBRETO

The request was to write two stories dealing with the same issue from different perspectives, as each story was to be created for a different composer. The author decided to write two stories separated in time but connected by the place where they took place: a flat at the centre of Barcelona.

More information: www.obnc.cat

 

PRODUCTION Musiktheatertage (Wien) and Òpera de Butxaca i Nova Creació (Barcelona)

Organizes

Òpera de Butxaca i Nova Creació and Arts Santa Mònica

Produces

Musiktheatertage (Viena) with Òpera de Butxaca i Nova Creació (Barcelona)

Collaborates

Arts Santa Mònica, Wien Kultur, Ajuntament de Barcelona  and Institut Ramon Lllull

Sponsors

Sercotel Ámister