“Talvez um dia” de Rui Alvez Leitão, subiu ao palco do Teatro Diogo Bernardes (Ponte de Lima), no passado dia 9 de Outubro, pela Fértil Cultural. “Talvez Um Dia alguma coisa aconteça. Talvez Um Dia acorde e tudo seja diferente.Um exercício poético assente numa composição teatral que nos remete para a ilusão de que tudo se resolverá por si, desresponsabilizando-nos dos nossos actos enquanto nos acudimos numa esperança infinita, invisível e incongruente. O problema está na culpa, que ninguém a quer.” Texto e encenação: Rui Alves LeitãoInterpretação: Neusa Fangueiro e Tanya RuivoCenografia: Carlos NevesFigurinos: Filipa CarolinaDesenho de Luz: Paulo NetoProdução … Continued
A festejar o 124.º Aniversário, regressaram ao Teatro Diogo Bernardes os eventos para os mais novos. O espectáculo “A Rolha da Garrafa do Rei d’Aonde?”, da responsabilidade da companhia Ópera ISTO, subiu ao palco no dia 20 de setembro. “A rolha da garrafa do rei d’aonde?” parte de uma ideia original de Ângela Marques e Mário João Alves, também estes responsáveis pela encenação, e alia o teatro à música. Mário João Alves, autor do texto, representou o Grande Ivan e Ângela Marques encarnou a Maria Roliçova. Dmitri Lunatikov foi representado pelo violinista David Wyn Lloyd, com figurinos de Paula Cabral, … Continued
The project “O Gajo” (Trans: “The DUDE”), alter ego of João Morais (b. 1973, Lisbon) was born in 2016. João is a musician since 1988, and he had several bands in the Rock and Punk circuit such as “Corrosão Caótica”, “Carbon H” or “Gazua”. Mixing folk, rock and fado, with modern musical influences, the compositions are something unique that can sound like fado, but is not fado, or like traditional music, but is not traditional music. He uses one of the oldest Portuguese instruments – the Viola Campaniça – a traditional root instrument with centuries of cultural history, also known as … Continued
Lula Pena is a Portuguese poet, singer-songwriter and composer of fado and world music, born in Lisbon but raised in the world, with an unique, deep voice, inspired by multiple references. “Lula Pena’s music is a living organism. It sails on a strange ocean, bordered by continents called folk blues, flamenco, French chanson, phado (that’s how she likes to spell it), bossa nova and others, grazing them all and leaving none intact.” Discography: Phados (1998), Troubadour (2010) and Archivo Pittoresco (2017). “The 13 tracks of her last album often flow seamlessly into one another, so do the languages she uses (Portuguese, French, … Continued
No dia 11 de agosto subiu ao palco de “Ponte de Lima é uma Surpresa”, o espectáculo “Dá-me a tua mão para não ser tão grande o silêncio”, uma adaptação da obra “Antes de Começar”, de Almada Negreiros.Uma obra que trata a história de duas personagens: O Boneco e A Boneca, ele despachado e curioso, ela tímida e cautelosa. Os dois ganham vida e têm uma conversa sobre aquilo que conseguem fazer: andar, falar e sentir, já que a menina que os fez lhes deu também um coração.Uma verdadeira história de amizade, solidariedade, ternura e inocência, valores importantes para toda … Continued
The American hard-rock band “The Last Internationale” was founded by singer Delila Paz and guitarist Edgey Pires. The band’s career began in 2013 with the EP “New York, I Do Mind Dying”, followed by the debut album “We Will Reign” released in 2014 on Epic Records. In 2017 they edited “TLI Unplugged” and recently released their third album “Soul on Fire” independently produced and released in February 2019. The rebel rockers, featured with special guest Miguel Marques, took the stage of “Ponte de Lima é uma surpresa” in an acoustic explosive performance, on August 6. During the concert was evident … Continued
Esta sessão dedicada à Poluição Luminosa, integra-se no programa de “Um Livro, uma Conversa e às Vezes um Filme”, uma iniciativa organizada pelos Amigos da Rede de Bibliotecas de Caminha e pela Câmara Municipal de Caminha. Realizou-se no passado dia 23 de Novembro, na Biblioteca Municipal de Caminha e que contou com Carlos Venade e Raúl Cerveira Lima.
Joan Wasser (b. 1970), known by her stage name Joan As Police Woman, is an American musician, singer-songwriter and producer. The concert in Teatro Diogo Bernardes was part of her European Joanthology Tour, where she inhabited the space with intimacy and elegance. For her 2019 tour she strips her sound down to its true essence, performing her songbook solo with the piano, guitar and rhythm-box station. “Joanthology” (released on May 2019) is her first career retrospective album, a 43-song collection, with tracks from Joan’s self-titled debut EP in 2004 to her seventh album, “Damned Devotion” (2018). She began her career … Continued
This encounter on stage between the Portuguese-Iranian Mazgani (Shahryar Mazgani) and Sean Riley (Afonso Rodrigues), leader of the Slowriders, both talented song writers, accompanied by Victor Rodrigues Coimbra (bass), Isaac Achega (drums) and Pedro Vital (guitar), was more than playing together. The two singers reinterpreted themes from their repertoire, creating a new identity with unique arrangements for the occasion. Them friendship and mutual artistic admiration came often during the concert. You can follow them individual career here and here.
Everything you could say about Sarah McCoy is not enough. She is an irresistible seductress, and her radiance unearthly beautiful. Acting as the booming front force, the singer-songwriter Sarah McCoy uses her musical and theatrical training to construct an environment rich with mood. However, all her powerful laughts and cheeky gestures can not hide the extremely vulnerable personality behind her. Sarah McCoy, a street musician and bar pianist in New Orleans pubs where she had acquired part of her musical armor, has a range of timbres and expressive scales like no other singer on the fringes of blues, rock, pop, … Continued