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Uma Vez, Nada Mais - Aicha Marques


The show's plot is built lyrically, ironic and humorous. The characters of this story, interpreted by actresses Aicha Marques and Lulu Pugliese, are a poor seamstress who suffers from unrequited love and her client, a wealthy woman who is about to realize the dream of marrying. "Once, Nothing More" makes use of the silent film aesthetics, it offers a tour of the golden age of radio and old Brasilian TV soap operas.
On stage, two women in love and dreamers, each with their fate and destiny. The show aims to discuss the female world, their intimacies, their feelings, and especially your questions on love. The staging makes use of own references of film language and is the result of research initiated by the director with the actresses still in 1990.
"The research involved practice rhythm variations," explains Hebe Alves director, "was a search for other movement qualities, entering the world of 'slow motion', for example, its own narrative feature film." The assembly also It has touches of “Chanchada Brasileira”, the German impressionist cinema and French and melodrama characteristic of Brazilian soap operas in the 70s and 80s.
Another highlight of the play is the soundtrack created by Brian Knave from successes of great jazz American bands and Brasilians songs that marked an era in the years 1930 to 1950. Almost a third actor on the stage, the music highlights some points and sets the rhythm of the scene with harmony. The team of creators also has experienced names like Fabio Espirito Santo and Fernanda Mascarenhas in light design, as well as Marie Thauront in makeup.
The play, which premiered in 2009 in the city of Salvador (BA), is success of public and criticism. That year, the work won the Braskem Award for Best Show and Best Actress, receiving indication also the highlight of direction. In 2010, the show won the Beija-Flor Award Jury People in Guaramiranga Festival and made international season in 2016 through Germany and Portugal.

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  • 2107-2018

  • Musicians
    Aicha Marques • Actress
    Hebe Alves • Director
    Maria Menezes • Actress

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    Past Shows and Events
    Price beija Flor, The Best Theater Show
    Bahia, Brazil
    Price The Best Performance, Festival Nacional de Guaramiranga
    Teatro Castro Alves
    Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
    Teatro do Fefe
    Fefe, Portugal
    Theater Berlin
    Berlin, Germany
    Theater SESC Pelourinho
    Salvador, Bahia

    Technical Information
    Kit Press Portuguese
    Press Germany 1
    Press Germany 2
    Press Germany 3
    CV Hebe Alves, Director
    CV - Aícha Marques, Actress
    CV -Lulu Pegliese, Actress