El Chaleco Blanco
Teatros del Canal - Madrid (Spain)
San Lorenzo del Escorial Auditorium - Madrid (Spain)
The main themes of this comic opera are highlighted and is essence is revived in this splendid musical adaptation by Julio Awad. A "Christmas" opera about the search for a winning lottery ticket presumably lost in the laundry.
The scenario for this comedy is a laundry where a granddaughter arrives with her delightful grandmother to wash her clothes while the Christmas lottery draw is being called on the radio. Suddenly her grandmother starts to tell the story of happened to her exactly 60 years before.
Conductor: Jordi Navarro
Director: Rita Cosentino
Youth Chorus Director: Celia Alcedo
Choreography: Fernando Lázaro
Set and Costume Design: Antonio Bartolo
Lighting: Lía Alves
Musical Adaptation and Arrangements: Julio Awad
Text Adaptation: Rita Cosentino
Soundtrack: Gabriel Skármeta
Guiomar Cantó, Daniel Busquier, Carolina Moncada, Alberto Aliaga, Lourdes Zamalloa, Robert Matchez, Máximo Esteban, Carmen Romero, María Cabrera, Juan Monsalve, José Antonio Roig, Juan Francisco Toboso.
Plus the full ensemble of the Madrid Region Youth Choir and Youth Orchestra.
Madrid Region Youth Orchestra and Chorus - JORCAM.
Photography: Archivo JORCAM