Intercultural Jazz Festival
Bezoekadres Willemskade 25 3016 DM Rotterdam
At Korzo5HOOG, you can attend the music theatre performance by Nicoleta Chatzopoulou (composition) en Lotte de Beer (direction). This duo created this production as part of Double MiXed, an initiative of Korzo Music Productions (December 2008). It was based on Shakespeare’s King Lear, arguably his greatest tragedy. This music theatre piece will be performed one last time in The Hague at the eleventh edition of Dag in de Branding. Shakespeare’s King Lear – one of his most musical plays, full of sounds of nature and lyric poetry – is an excellent source for a retelling based on newly composed music. Sung loose from its original narrative context, Are You Our Daughter? tells of how a father and a daughter are alienated from each other. Singing and spoken word, poetry and prose, madness and truth battle for precedence and compliment eachother during two people’s search for real contact.
Michalis Cholevas is a multi-instrumentalist playing the Ney, Yayli tanbour, Tarhu and saz.
He has performed and collaborated with several artists including Louisiana Red, Angelo Bandalamenti, the Brussels Philharmonic Orchestra and George Kontrafouris. On June 2009 he completed his Master studi...See Full Bio