Agrupación Señor Serrano: Birdie (Spain)

21.08.2017 - 23.08.2017


TIMES: Monday 21.8. at 20 (discussion with the audience after the show), Tuesday 22.8. at 20, Wednesday 23.8. at 20
VENUE: Vaunusali

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Two mirages. On the one hand wars, droughts, political instability, persecution, forced deportation, abuse of natural resources, food shortages… On the other, stocked supermarkets, safe streets, good health services, welfare, human rights, renewable energy, prosperity and freedom.

And in between, flocks of birds, thousands of them constantly drawing impossible shapes in the sky. The ceaseless movement is continued by planets, asteroids, raw materials, galaxies, blood, cells, weapons, atoms, electrons, advertising, quarks, ideology, fear, waste, hope, life. Nothing in the cosmos is quiet.

Created by the Spanish theatre group Agrupación Señor Serrano, Birdie is a multimedia performance combining live video, thousands of scale objects, Hitchcock’s The Birds revisited and three performers attempting to grasp our messy world with wit and criticism.

Creation: Àlex Serrano, Pau Palacios & Ferran Dordal
Performers: Àlex Serrano, Pau Palacios & David Muñiz
Voice: Simone Milsdochter
Project Manager: Barbara Bloin
Lighting design & video programming: Alberto Barberá
Sound design & soundtrack: Roger Costa Vendrell
Videos: Vicenç Viaplana
Scale models: Saray Ledesma ja Nuria Manzano
Costumes: Nuria Manzano
Management: Art Republic

Producers: Grec 2016 Festival de Barcelona, Agrupación Señor Serrano, Fabrique de Théâtre – Service des Arts de la Scène de la Province de Hainaut, Festival TNT – Terrassa Noves Tendències, Monty Kultuurfaktorij e Festival Konfrontacje Teatralne.

With the support of the Cultural Office of Spain’s Embassy in Brussels, Departament de Cultura de la Generalitat de Catalunya, Centre International de Formation en Arts du Spectacle de Bruxelles, Instituto Nacional de las Artes Escénicas y la Música (INAEM) and Institut Ramon Llull.

Sponsor degli animali in miniatura Safari Ltd.

In co-operation with Helsinki Festival


Performed in English, subtitles in Finnish

Seats are unnumbered

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