SUEÑOS [sue-nyos] (Dreams) is the third collaboration between internationally acclaimed and 2020 SAMA (South African Music Award) winning guitarist James Grace and leading choreographer and principal dancer of South Africa’s foremost Spanish dance company Compañía Sophia, Carli Olivier, Now on stage at Pieter Toerien’s Theatre On The Bay until Saturday 22 April.
Sueños is inspired by the indescribable beauty and romance of Andalucía, which have captured the imaginations of great minds from Shakespeare, who stated, “Every inquisitive traveller keeps Granada in his heart, without ever having visited it”, to Lorca, who commented, “Granada is the perfect dream and fantasy, forever ineffable…”
Including music from Grace’s all-Spanish discography and featuring a selection of previously unrecorded works, complemented by original choreography by Olivier, the cast of Compañia Sophía is joined onstage for a special guest appearance by dancers from Johannesburg-based contemporary ballet company, WGRUV Dance International, in a unique and pioneering fusion of traditional Spanish and contemporary forms.
- No age restriction
- Duration: 1hr 45min, including a 20-minute interval
- Tickets range from R180 to R250
- Performances Tuesday to Saturday at 8pm, with 3pm matinee on Saturday.
- Booking link
- Promotional video
PHOTO CREDIT: Sueños Productions