These performances are part of the ETC International Theatre Conference, in Lisbon from 3 November - 6 November 2022.
All the performances are in Portuguese with English surtitles.
Directed and written by Raquel S
Wednesday 2 November
Friday 4 November
Sala Estúdio, Teatro Nacional D. Maria II
Cadernos de ______ [Notebooks of ______] opens a box filled with notebooks, diaries, poems, tickets, postcards, written by ______ during a period of 21 years. It’s an essay about what identity is or is not. Cadernos de ______ is a work of friendship. Cadernos de ______ is a performance for______ .
by Rachel S.
Interpretation and Co-creation: Maria Jorge
Costumes and Scenic Space: Pedro Azevedo
Dramaturgical Collaboration: Rita Lagarto
Image and Video: Nuno Matos
Music Composition: José Alberto Gomes
Production Direction: Inês Maia | Crowbar
Production Noitarder – Cultural Association
co-production Teatro Nacional D. Maria II
Artistic Residencies CAMPUS Paulo Cunha e Silva, O Espaço do Tempo
support TUP Teatro Universitário do Porto
Directed and written by Pedro Penim
Thursday 3 November 2022
Sala Garrett, Teatro Nacional D. Maria II
Casa Portuguesa tells the (fictional) story of an ex-soldier from the Colonial War who is confronted by the decadence and transformation of traditional concepts of home, family, country and the canon of the father figure. A production with a backdrop of recent events in Portuguese democracy and the open wounds of its history.
Concept and Staging: Pedro Penim
Scenario: Joana Sousa
Costumes : Behen
Lights: Daniel Worm d'Assumpção
Sound: Miguel Lucas Mendes
Staging Assistance: Bernardo de Lacerda
production D. Maria II National Theater
With: Carla Maciel, João Lagarto, Sandro Feliciano and Fado Bicha (Lila Tiago and João Caçador)
By Hotel Europa
Saturday 5 November
21:00 – 22:30
Teatro Municipal Joaquim Benites – Almada
Perfect Match is a documentary theatre performance about the importance of love in the new migratory movements. These movements - which are often seen as a threat - contrast with the gentrification crisis in most European cities and the arrival of migrants from rich countries that are often described as expats.
By Hotel Europa
Direction: André Amálio and Tereza Havlíčková
Set Design: Hotel Europa
Light and Technical Direction: Joaquim Madaíl
Executive Production: Maria João Santos
Co-Production: FITEI e Temps d’image
With: Edison Otero, Laurence Alliston-Greiner, Lydie Bárbara, Ricardo Cruz, Simone Carugati, Tereza Havlíčková