BOOM! Amsterdam is een opera

Boom_AmsterdamBOOM! Amsterdam is een opera

From October 2013 until February 2014 De NederlandseOpera presents BOOM! Amsterdam is een opera, challenging everybody to think about the future of the earth and its natural environment. At surprising locations throughout Amsterdam you can hear compelling recitations and unique musical works – often specially composed for this project: from one-minute operas with Amsterdam trees as a backdrop to melodramas in The Amsterdam Music Theatre and from choral works on IJburg to short, personal operas in Bos en Lommer.

premiere: October 31, 2013   

performances:

November 2*,  3*,  7 , 14,  21,  28  

December 5,  12,  13*,  14*,  19, 

January 2,  9,  16,  23,  30 

February  6,  8*,  13,  16, 

Amsterdam   

starting time 20.00/18.00/*12.00/*16.00   ending time t.b.a.

Boom! in Het Muziektheater Amsterdam

composer: Calliope Tsoupaki, Wim Henderickx

speakers: Marjan Minnesma, Matthijs Schouten, Ralien Bekkers, Joanna van der Zanden, Herman Wijffels, Thomas Rau, Jan Jonkers, Hans Kaljee, Hans Kaljee, Jaap Dirkmaat

performers: Het Koor van De Nederlandse Opera, Koor van het Conservatorium van Amsterdam

Boom! on IJburg

author: Ruben van Gogh

composer: Mathilde Wantenaar, Warre Simons

performers:  Basisschoolleerlingen van IJburg, Leerlingen van het IJburg College, Twintig amateurkoren uit Amsterdam, IJburg-bewoners

Boom! in Bos en Lommer

composer: Toek Numan, Studenten van het Conservatorium van Amsterdam

performers: Het Grote Koor van Zingen bij DNO, Studenten van de Theaterschool

Boom! The epilogue

artistic director: Pierre Audi

adjunct-director education and participation: Marga Wobma-Helmich

dramaturg: Klaus Bertisch

fundraising and events: Mathilde Smit

artistic leader: Anthony Heidweiller

project manager: Mechteld van Gestel

marketing and communication: Marije Kool

press manager: Michiel Jongejan

staff: Barbara Gautschi, Maaike Kitslaar, Kenza Koutchoukali, Esther Linssen, Hanne van de Vrie, Jaleesa Williams  (intern)

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