Afrodisiac

Afrodisiac

An exploration of ritual, love and magic through the cultures of Africa and the African diaspora. The programme also features video of the magical ‘Imaginative Realism’
paintings of Cuban artist Raul Speek whose work is vibrant, colourful and
sometimes erotic, telling of his Cuban roots.


Music, concept + direction: Charlie Barber

Musicians: Seckou Keita (kora), Chartwell Dutiro (mbira), David Jean-Baptiste (bass clarinet), Semra Kurutaç (piano), Sacha Johnson (percussion), Joathan Helm (percussion), Niamh Ferris (viola), Ashley John Long (double bass), Rhiannon Llewellyn (singer)

Art works: Raul Speek

Video Production: Simon Clode

Lighting design: Ian Peniston

Technical support: Nic Prior

Stage Manager: Chris Wicks

Technician: Nic Prior

Photography: Toby Farrow

Marketing & PR: Ruth Garnault

Calendar

14.10.10CARMARTHENThe Lyric
15.10.10CARDIFFUniversity Concert Hall
16.10.10SWANSEATaliesin Arts Centre
20.10.10MOLDClwyd Theatr Cymru
21.10.10PWLLHELINeuadd Dwyfor
22.10.10HOLYHEADUcheldre Centre
25.10.10LONDONSouthbank Centre, Purcell Room
27.10.10MALVERNTheatres
28.10.10BROMSGROVEArtrix
30.10.10COLCHESTERLakeside Theatre

With the financial support of: Arts Council of England, Arts Council of Wales, Esmée Fairbairn Foundation, RVW Trust

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