Performances and events Post-Opera

 

18.04, 19.00–21.00
Opening ‘Post-Opera’
With performances of Paul Elliman’s How we learn the old songs, two compositions for Martin Riches’ Singing Machine (Tom Johnson’s The Audition and the final solo from Masahiro Miwa’s Hitonokiesari).
Location: TENT Rotterdam. Free admission.

 

 

03.05, 18.00-21.00
Opening Jan Adriaans,Swarming Chants
With opening performance Operatic Chants in Three Acts: Act I.
Location: V2_Lab for the Unstable Media. Free admission.

 

 

18.05, 12.30-18.00
Symposium: ‘Installing the Voice’

‘Installing the Voice’ is a symposium focusing on the ways in which contemporary artists, composers, and performers reinvent the relationship between body and voice.
Participants: Kris Dittel, Michal Grover Friedlander, Paul Elliman, Hannah Bosma, Brigitte Felderer, Jelena Novak, Veronika Witte, Katarina Zdjelar
Location: TENT Rotterdam. Free admission, registration required via this link.

 

 

19.05, 16.00-18.00
Performance & talk: ‘Singing Machine & Velicon’
Afternoon around two unique instruments: Jasna Veličković performs her Opera of Things on the Velicon and Martin Riches demonstrates his Singing Machine.
Location: TENT Rotterdam. Free admission.

 

 

24.05, 17.30-17.50
Performance: ‘Opera of Things
Performance of Opera of Things by Jasna Veličković on her instrument, the Velicon.
Location: TENT Rotterdam. Free admission.

 

 

25.05, 16.00-17.30
Performance: ‘Scores for Rotterdam
On-site performance event with Mercedes Azpilicueta and John Bingham-Hall.
Starting location: TENT Rotterdam. Free admission. Please note you will need your bicycle for the excursion. Please contact us if you need assistance.

 

 

07.06.19.00-20.00
Performance: ‘Operatic Chants in Three Acts: Act II
In the framework of V2_’s ‘3×3’ event series Jan Adriaans presents an experimental performance relating to his installation Swarming Chants.
Location: V2_Lab for the Unstable Media. More info about tickets via V2_.

 

 

14.06, 19.00-20.00
Performance: ‘BirdBecomeBird & Solo Acoustic Performance’
Two vocal performances by Suzanne Walsh and Janneke van der Putten, who each stretch the boundaries of the human voice.
Location: TENT Rotterdam. Free admission.

 

 

15.06, 10.00-16.00
Workshop: ‘Juicing Your Hole’
A participatory vocal workshop with Geo Wyeth.
Location: TENT Rotterdam. Free admission, registration required via this link.

 

 

19.06, 17.00-17.30
Performance: ‘Opera of Things’ & ‘How we learn the old songs
Last performance of Opera of Things by Jasna Veličković on her instrument, the Velicon, and performance of Paul Elliman’s How we learn the old songs.
Location: TENT Rotterdam. Free admission.

 

 

30.06,  16.00-18.00
Closing event Post-Opera
16.00-17.00

Curators tour by Kris Dittel & Jelena Novak
17.15-17.45
Performance Empty Orchestra by Urok Shirhan

& a performance How we learn the old songs by Paul Elliman

Location: TENT Rotterdam. Free admission.