On the nights of July 12 and 13, 2023, the gardens of the Ateneu Barcelonès will host four operatic monodramas as part of the Barcelona Summer Festival, Grec’23.
Four female voices lead four contemporary lyrical creations, on a journey from comedy to drama, giving voice to four women trapped in their vital circumstances.
Monodramas by Mario G. Cortizo, Lucas Peire, Joan Magrané and Raquel García-Tomás. Scores available on Editorial Mondigromax website.
*Darrer Missatge by Mario G. Cortizo, libretto by Marc Rosich, performed by Elena Tarrats and the composer himself on percussion.
*Voraç Bellesa by Lucas Peire, libretto by Cristina Cordero, performed by Marta Fiol and Àlex Rodríguez Flaqué (cello).
*Dànae recorda by Joan Magrané, libretto by Helena Tornero, performed by Elena Copons and Judit Bardolet (violin).
*Per precaució by Raquel García-Tomás, libretto by Victoria Szpunberg, performed by Maria Dolors Aldea and Esther Pinyol (harp).
Approximate duration 110 minutes
Original Language: Catalan