Lisbon Under the Stars
Until July 17th Carmo’s Ruins receive an immersive and multidisciplinary spectacle that aims to enhance the culture and heritage of Lisbon.
OCUBO returns with another extraordinary production, this time at the Carmo Ruins which has proven to be the ideal stage for the new show called “Lisbon Under the Stars”.
In an institutional partnership with the Carmo Archaeological Museum the show provides a new way of experiencing the city’s history in a multidisciplinary experience that brings together multimedia projections, virtual dancers and visual effects, to the sound of great Portuguese music.
Carmo's own walls are transformed into a three-dimensional screen, showing us this 600 year old adventure of the city and Portugal emphasized with Amália Rodrigues, Fernando Lopes Graça, Luis Freitas Branco, Madredeus, Salvador Sobral and Zeca Afonso’s notes. LISBON UNDER STARS also has the special participation of Mariza, a renowned fado singer, and great names of various Portuguese musical styles, such as Rão Kyao, Teresa Salgueiro, Symphonic Chorus Lisboa Cantat, Symphonic Orchestra of GNR and Tocá Rufar feat Paulo Marinho, whose songs and performances, will be part of this virtual experience. A
lso Clara Andermatt Company and National Ballet Company’s dancers, with choreographies by Clara Andermatt, will interact with the walls of the Ruins. But that's not all. The show will also include urban art works by Add Fuel, Daniel Eime, The Super Van by Vanessa Teodoro and Alexandre Farto aka Vhils that will contextualize Lisbon of nowadays
Historical landmarks as the Battle of Aljubarrota, the Age of Discovery, the earthquake of 1755 or “Cravos” Revolution are just some of the moments that are part of this unique show.
Every day at 9.30 pm and 10.45 pm, take a look.