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Conversations with my mother

Conversations with my Mother highlights the dysfunctional relationship between mother and son. It often proves impossible to say to your mother what you had intended. The three mothers in the music theater production communicate through listening, singing, crying and complaining. The son talks, stammers, yells...

Aan barrels

At first it may seem fairly absurd to take a street organ and put it on the concert podium, but on second thought, it’s really not that strange. Given the possibilities, it can be seen as a mechanical synthesizer. Composers Reza Namavar and Janco Verduin...

Anaïs Nin

Anaïs Nin is a ‘monodrama', a musical stage play for one voice (Cristina Zavalloni), an ensemble of eight musicians (unconducted) on stage, and projected film fragments. The voice, Anaïs Nin, sings of her love affair with her father, the composer and pianist Joaquín Nin, whom...

UrWald

UrWald is a feature length music theatre work for ensemble, actor and film images, by composer and director Arnoud Noordegraaf and writer Adrian Hornsby. UrWald is commissioned by the Dutch ensemble New Amsterdams Peil. A fast‐aced  and virtuoso musical and filmic narrative leads us from...