Posts made in February, 2012

Fitzcarraldo: A Film by Werner Herzog, 2nd March 2012

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Fitzcarraldo: A Film by Werner Herzog, 2nd March 2012

Fitzcarraldo: A Film by Werner Herzog 2nd March 2012, 7.30pm Free ‘Dare to Dream the Impossible’ Peru. Iquitos is a town isolated in the middle of the jungle at the turn of the century. On the outskirts, a few shacks are rotting in the mud. In the centre are the splendid houses of the nouveaux-riches rubber barons. It is in this setting, rich in grotesque contrast, that Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald – Fitzcarraldo, as the natives call him – has his dream of bringing together Enrico Caruso and Sarah Bernhardt for one great celebration of Grand Opera. To finance his fantastic...

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MAZZILLI DANCE THEATRE PRESENTS: FOR HOW MUCH? 16th – 17th Mar 2012

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MAZZILLI DANCE THEATRE PRESENTS: FOR HOW MUCH? 16th – 17th Mar 2012

MAZZILLI DANCE THEATRE PRESENTS: FOR HOW MUCH? 16 – 17 March 2012,¬†Tickets ¬£4.00   Faceless . . . distorted fingers reaching out to the skies . . . spinning coins on the ground . . . Is this the cost of the goods we buy and consume? Is this the cost we do not have to pay?   Originally commissioned by the International Organisation for Migration U.K (IOM) as part of their ‘Buy Responsibly’ campaign, this dance theatre piece takes inspiration from the lives of the people who have worked under forced labour in India, Africa, South America and parts of Europe and...

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