12 october, 9.30 p.m.
Black Box -Espaço do Tempo, Montemor-o-Novo
As they reach the end of their creation period, Cláudia Dias and guest artist Idoia Zabaleta present an avant-premiere of Thursday: Abracadabra , the fourth piece of the Seven Years Seven Pieces cycle, in Montemor-o-Novo.
Idoia Zabaleta — irreverent, free, engaged, responsible, punk, generous, active, intelligent — is a natural collaborator for Cláudia Dias. They share the tools and practice of Real Time Composition and a political way of being in the world and looking at the questions of the polis.
Thursday: Abracadabra will premiere in Bilbao at Festival Dantzaldia, on November 30 and December 1, 2019.
Artistic director Cláudia Dias
Guest artist Idoia Zabaleta
Performers Cláudia Dias and Idoia Zabaleta
Artistic Assistant Karas
Light Design and Technical Director Nuno Borda de Água
Music Fuego by Bomba Estéreo, Banho by Elza Soares, De dentro do Ap by Bia Ferreira, Canción Total by Maria Arnal & Marcel Bagés
Video Bruno Canas
Photos Alípio Padilha
Outside Eye Jorge Louraço Figueira
Produced by Alkantara
Touring Something Great
Coproduced by Teatro Municipal do Porto, Teatro Municipal São Luiz, Azala
Artistic residencies Azala, L’animal a l’esquena, O Espaço do Tempo
Thanks Mursego, María Arnal y Marcel Bagés, Hélder Azinheirinha
Alkantara is funded by República Portuguesa | Cultura / Direcção-Geral das Artes
Azala y Moare Danza are funded by Departamento de Cultura do Governo Basco