O Avarento Ou A Última Festa (2007)
The Miser Or The Last Party, a theatre play by José Maria Vieira Mendes based on Molière’s The Miser. Theatre show by Teatro Praga. Participation as actor and co-director. Co-production: S. João National Theatre (Porto, Portugal) and Belém’s Cultural Centre (Lisbon, Portugal). Presentations: Curvo Semedo Theatre (Montemor-o-Novo, Portugal), Vila Flor Cultural Centre (Guimarães, Portugal) and Teatro das Figuras (Faro, Portugal).
AZEITEGEIST (Olive Oily), 2012. Workshop, performance and tasting menu, Portuguese-German inspired. By Chef Rø [aka Rogério Nuno Costa]. For the event “German Mark”, organized by Teatro Praga to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Goethe Institut in Portugal.
SUMMER LOVE LIQUEUR, 2010. Conceptual cocktail commissioned by Teatro Praga for the show “Midnight Summer Dream”. By Chef Rø [aka Rogério Nuno Costa]. At Belém’s Cultural Centre, Lisbon, Portugal.
BOLLYFOOD™, 2010. Personalised catering inspired by Indian-American food for the launching of the soundtrack “Demo”, a musical performance by Teatro Praga. By Chef Rø [aka Rogério Nuno Costa]. At Espaço Praga, Lisbon, Portugal.
TURBO-FOLK, 2008. Artistic consultancy for Teatro Praga’s theatre performance. Teatro Municipal S. Luiz, Lisbon, Portugal.
HAMLET SOU EU (I Am Hamlet, based on “Hamlet”, by William Shakespeare), 2008. Theatre-workshop performance for children aged 8-12 years old by Teatro Praga. Participation as actor/performer. At Algarve’s Performing Arts Centre (Faro, Portugal), António Aleixo Cultural Centre (Vila Real de Santo António, Portugal), Cine-Teatro Louletano (Loulé, Portugal) and Teatro Municipal de Lagoa (Portuga).
EUROVISION, 2005/2006. Theatre and art theory classes for the preparation of young audiences for the namesake performance by Teatro Praga. Themes: contemporary parody, post-modernity crisis, originality critique, meta-discursivity. A collaboration with Pedro Penim, Martim Pedroso and André e. Teodósio. In Torres Vedras, Portugal.
All pictures by © João Tuna [from “The Miser”, Teatro Praga, 2007]