Harsh, humorous and sweet, Carnaval is a journey involving the stories of different children from all over the world who have survived situations that were brutal, violent and unjust. Told innocently but with the incredible resilience and directness of children, these stories reveal experiences and emotions that are part of the vicious circle of poverty, violence and abandonment that constantly causes them hurt. In carnivals, time stands still, hierarchies disappear and a catharsis occurs. Under this premise, the play hurtles along powerfully, with live music, singing, dancing and humor connecting the different stories, which also act as a kind of salve for the neglect suffered. Written and directed by Trinidad González, Carnaval is a collage of sad and outrageous situations from a reality we all form part of.
Teatro Anónimo Founded in 2018, this company writes plays that deal with the dehumanization of contemporary subjects. Their productions are both theatrical and musical pieces created specially by their members, using humor and surprising changes of direction to take the audience on an emotional journey that makes them ‘experience’ the play and ...
Written and directed by: Trinidad González | Actors: Matteo Citarella, Tomás González, Trinidad González | Music: Tomás González | Lighting designer: Nicole Needham | Set and costume designers: Martina Citarella and the Carnavalteam | Poster photo: Belén Panizo | Production: Katy Cabezas | Co-produced by: Taller Siglo XX Yolanda Hurtado