Umculo: Lamento - Truth and Reconciliation

(South Africa/Germany)

Umculo: Lamento - Truth and Reconciliation
  • event type:Classical:NEXT 17 Project Pitch
  • date:18 May 2017
  • time:13:00 - 14:30
  • city/area:Rotterdam
  • venue:De Doelen, Willem Burger Zaal (third floor)
  • country:Netherlands
  • event submitted by:Piranha Arts

Presented by Shirley Apthorp (Germany)

Umculo works for social change through music theatre in South Africa. Lamento addresses themes from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission through the music of Monteverdi, with interactive digital technology, baroque instruments and song.