23 Jun '15, 12am

Opening this week: @dramabox's Scenes: Forum Theatre Festival outside Nex Shopping Mall #sgtheatre

Opening this week: @dramabox's Scenes: Forum Theatre Festival outside Nex Shopping Mall #sgtheatre

Back by popular demand! Bárbara Santos, the protégé of Augusto Boal, is back again, after a much raved about workshop in 2011. The Aesthetics of the Oppressed is based on three elements: image, word and sound. This workshop aims to develop sound and rhythm in Theatre of the Oppressed scenes and plays. The sound of the voice and the body, the sound of objects and their possible combinations, the rhythm of the created sounds, the rhythm of the characters, the rhythm of the play, the rhythm of the forum and rhythm as dialogue. This experience promotes a collective investigation about the possibilities of rhythmical expression of daily-life oppressions. How to associate rhythm, image and movement in a sonorous composition that allows communicating a story? How could this composition allow forum?

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