ReChoir!

2017

For the GIPCA Live Art Festival 2017 held in Cape Town, Anthea and theatre maker Roberto Pombo worked with the Rosa Choir Project in creating a 20-minute performance that played with the very idea of what a choir is through performance.

 

For 2 weeks, Roberto and Anthea lived in Cape Town and worked with the Rosa Choir Project in experimenting with the rules of a ‘choir’. After several sessions of playful experimentation with the choirmaster and the singers, the group presented ReChoir! – a choral performance piece that reimagined the concept of a choir including squeaky balloons, humming, lights and not knowing the words…