Choreography by: Newton Moraes
Dancers: Newton Moraes and Tatiana Ramos
Music: Arvo Part, mixed eletronic soundscape.
Costume: Newton Moraes
Lighting Designer: Ron Snippe
Time: 35 Minutes
This is a new work choreographed by Newton Moraes and he continues his study of the human condition. Set in A train station and performed by 5 dancers "The Diary…" is a journey-urban character trying to connect with themselves, each other and the world, all trying to obtain a simpler way of life.
In keeping with Newton Moraes' past choreographic works "The Diary…" makes extensive use of poetry, Brazilian dance vocabulary as well as contemporary.
The Diary was created with the support of Toronto Arts Council, Laidlaw Foundation, General Consulate of Brazil in Toronto.