Sep 2022-Jan 2023
Tour, The Netherlands
A musical journey through the body (5+)
Imagine you could take a look inside your own body... What would you see and hear? And would you be able to understand yourself better if you knew what was going on inside?
Libretto Alma Terrasse
Composer Lucas Wiegerink
Stage direction Alma Terrasse
Costumes en scenography Lobke Houkes
Lighting design Glen D’Haenens
Sound design Roel Snellebrand
Dramaturgy Willem Bruls
Ina Kristina Bitenc/Jikke van der Velde
Maag/Hart Lucie Van Ree
Brein/Darm Jorne van Bergeijk
Bolletje/Drolletje Pim van Drunen
Musicians Nationaal Jeugdorkest
Percussion Helmer Bijl and/or Colin Crandal
Cello Floor Bakker and/or Manuel Lorenzo Valentín
Clarinet Eduardo Villarroel Mera and Alba Mayorga Rodrigo
Private matinee performances will be given especially to schools.
Het Lijflied is a co-production of Opera Zuid, Dutch National Opera and November Music and was made possible by Fonds Podiumkunsten and Kunstloc Brabant.
Elements of jazz, world music and a plethora of operas
'Het Lijflied' by Lucas Wiegerink and Alma Terrasse is an entertaining performance for parents and children. (...) overtly made with love and pleasure and a joy to experience.
This family performance takes visitors inside the human body! (...) Would we recommend the performance to others? Most definitely!