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Voices Of The Amazon

Sadler's Wells

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Voices Of The Amazon fuses ballet, contemporary and capoeira with a sensational Brazilian musical score, created in collaboration with world-renowned percussionists, Olodum.

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Following the Grammy Award nominated success of INALA, a Zulu ballet performed with Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Sisters Grimm return with Voices Of The Amazon, the tale of a water spirit from the Amazon River, who ventures deep into the rainforest in search of a cure for her dying sister. She soon finds that the forest is not as abundant as it was.

Award-winning American choreographer Helen Pickett, who has worked with the likes of Scottish Ballet and Royal Ballet of Flanders, fuses ballet, contemporary dance and capoeira with a lush musical score born of a collaboration with Brazilian songwriters and world-renowned percussionists, Olodum.

With voiceover narration by Jeremy Irons and performed by 15 dancers, singers and musicians, Voices of the Amazon is treat for all the senses, book now for an exhilarating live music and dance experience and embrace the true spirit of Brazil!

Singers and Band are on stage and songs are sung in Portuguese.

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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 04/07/2017

Closing Night: 08/07/2017

Running time: 1h40

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Cast & Creative

Cast

Jeremy Irons, Nathalie Harrison, Rachel Maybank, Charles Damasio, Hicaro Nicolai, Fernanda Muniz, Kauê Ribeiro, Leilani Telles, Michelle Buckley, Liam Burke, Kay Elizabeth, Stefanos Dimoulas, Rob Barron, Adam Kovacs, Matthew West, Tina Jacobs, Lucy Skinner

Creative

Director - Pietra Mello-Pittman

Producer - Sisters Grimm

Designer - Temple Clark

Choreographer - Helen Pickett

Lighting Designer - Ben Cracknell

Sound - Adrian Rhodes

Music By - Ella Spira, Danny Nascimento, Dito Martins, Julien Davis, Olodum

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