Teatro y Su Doble:
Produced by Teatro y Su Doble
Conceived and Directed by Aline Kuppenheim
Written by Guillermo Calderón, inspried by Mario Beneditti's short story, "Noche de los Feos" (Night of the Ugly).
Puppeteers: Aline Kuppenheim, Ricardo Parraguez, Ignacio Mancilla, Catalina Bize, and Gabriela Diaz de Valdés
Voices:Francisco Melo, Roberto Farías, and Aline Kuppenheim
Scenic Design: Cristián Reyes
Lighting Design: José Luis Cifuentes
Costume Design: Muriel Parra and Felipe Criado
Puppet Construction: Aline Kuppenheim, Santiago Tobar Ignacio Mancilla, Vicente Hirmas, Daniel Blanco, and Antonia Cohen
Animation: Aline Kuppenheim, Antonia Cohen, and Camila Zurita
Post-production animation: Renzo Albertini and Luis Salas
Sound Design and Projections: Tomás Arias
Artistic Producer: Loreto Andrea Moya Allende
U.S. Tour Producer: Yolanda Cesta Cursach Montilla
Director/puppet artist Aline Kuppenheim's FEOS is her first collaboration with Guillermo Calderón (script) based on Mario Beneditti's short story, "Noche de los Feos" (Night of the Ugly). It's an adult work, about desire and love by two people with physical deformities.
Performed to prerecording of the full text in Spanish with supertitles in English.
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Touring support is provided by Southern Exposure: Performing Arts of Latin America, a program of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) and administered by the Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation (MAAF). Additional support is provided by the Fundación Teatro a Mil, the Ministerio de Cultura Fondo Nacional para el Desarrollo Cultural y las Artes (FONDART), the Chilean public program of the National Council of Culture and Arts.
World premiere: Santiago a Mil International Festival, 2015, Santiago, Chile (FITAM). U.S. tour lead presenting organization: Chicago Latino Theater Alliance (CLATA).
This engagement of Teatro y Su Doble is made possible through Southern Exposure: Performing Arts of Latin America, a program of Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts.
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation: www.midatlanticarts.org
Southern Exposure: Performing Arts of Latin America: www.southernexposurearts.org
Header and featured image: photo by Elio Frugone Piña – Fototeatro.cl