A musical performance by Odin Teatret in the spirit of Bertolt Brecht

The moon observes and glides over the burning cities below, from the metropolises of Europe to those of Asia Minor, from Hiroshima to Halle, from Imperial China to Alabama. Her voice is mocking or amazed, indifferent or merciful, cold or incandescent. Her compassion knows no melancholy, no solace. 

ENSEMBLE PERFORMANCE

Actors
Luis Alonso, Kai Bredholt, Roberta Carreri, Jan Ferslev, Elena Floris, Donald Kitt, Tage Larsen, Carolina Pizarro, Iben Nagel Rasmussen and Julia Varley

Directed by Eugenio Barba

Texts inspired by Bertolt Brecht, Jens Bjørneboe, Li Po and Ezra Pound.

Music by Hanns Eisler, Kurt Weill, Frans Winther and others.

Lighting Fausto Pro.

First performed in 2003 in Bielefeld, Germany.

Duration:  60 min. (without a break)

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Great Cities under the Moon