Taking the sweet potato as the dancing queen and the star of the night with its multiple gastronomic qualities elevated into multiple recipes from Africa, the ingredients of this culinary performance sum up the exuberant sounds and heat of african music by FOGO FOGO and the premiere of Orquestra Vicentina. Dancing! Igniting the dance floor with sweet flavours, unbridled joy and movement.
29. 30 NOV - Orquestra Vicentina 1. 2. DEC - Fogo Fogo
ARTISTIC DIRECTION: Madalena Victorino and Giacomo Scalisi WITH: Lucília Raimundo (actress) Ana Root, Carolina Carloto, Marta Jardim, Miguel Nogueira, Laura Abel, Raquel Santos, Susana Vilar (dancers) TECHNICAL DIRECTION AND LIGHTING DESIGN: Joaquim Madaíl FOGO FOGO: João Gomes (keyboard), Francisco Rebelo (bass), Marcio Silva (drums), David Pessoa (voice and guitar), Danilo Lopes (voice and guitar), Hugo Santos (sound technician), Dário Alexandre (roadie), António Fernandes (agent) ORQUESTRA VICENTINA: Ângela Rosa, Arantxa Joseph, Daphna Givon (voice), Hugo Fontaínhas (drums), Bruno Martins (bass), António Mandala (drums), Steve Nóbrega (keyboard), Júnior (guitarra/ guitar), Ricardo Pires (arragements and saxophone), Afonso Alves (saxophone), Luís Barbosa (trumpet), André Duarte (direction) IN THE CULINARY ARTS: Nighist Kahsay (Eritreia) Ana Paula Henriques (Moçambique) Arantxa Joseph (Marrocos/Norte de África), Shail Lall (Índia) WITH THE SUPPORT OF Sónia Pinho