Teatro Español y Naves del Español
For years now, the most popular singers have made the leap to the cinema and the theatre and the same is true of actors, they move on to music, participate as singers, create their bands with other players, etc. In every age, artists from one side or the other of the...
The Platform Project is a series that presents small-format stage works that have stood out for their artistic proposals within the independent fringe scene in the city of Madrid.
In these post-crisis times, when there was a genuine explosion in creativity, but when...
We already know that the arts are beneficial to human beings and that children grow best if they develop artistic activities. That is why we believe there is a need to create a project where boys and girls and their families are the protagonists.
Every day there is...
Tuesday to Saturday / 8pm
Sunday / 7pm
Fariña does not let the members of the audience to get comfortable in their seats. A sizeable shipment arrives, followed by conversations between young people and townspeople discussing, buying, consuming and confidently handling the famous “Winston de batea” [contraband Winston cigarettes]. The phenomenon is underway.
The cast of actors enters and exits the scene, becoming dozens of characters in familiar situations: a corrupt mayor willing to finance a verbena (an open-air dance), the youngest residents trying out the merchandise on the sly...
The jump to drug trafficking happens on the stage as seamlessly as it did in real life. Suddenly we hear Colombian and Moroccan accents. We hear percussion beats and songs. We hear jokes and boasting. Drugs take over: the theatre is filled with ostentation and feels a rush.
And, true to real life once more, tragedy appears. In the form of devastated mothers and youth and, finally, police operations. All of this happens on a stage that faithfully captures a journey through this dark chapter in Galicia’s history from a unique point of view. A journey through time from a close-up, real and familiar perspective, with the feeling, and the reflections of the audience as people exit the theatre, managing to achieve exceptional efficacy.
A production of Ainé Producións, Undodez and Oqueteño Media
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