Novela (Soap opera)
Novela (soap opera) is the journey of a fiction, of a game, of a sublimated reality. Sublimated by someone who mourns a past, a love, a soap opera. Everyone is part of the game, of the game that recreates this dismal and sad fact. The mother asks for help, help to the novels.
Cast: Susana Tale, Eugenia Mercante, Delia Folgueira, Julián Vilar
Voices in Off: Carolina Fal and Luciano Suardi
Dramaturgy and Direction: Matías Umpierrez
Choreography: Felicitas Luna
Lighting Design: Magali Acha / Set & Costume Design: Alejandro Mateo
Assistant Director: Macarena Albalustri
Makeup Design: Gioia Matarazzo / Hairstyle Design: Martín Mugnolo for Priora Studio
Graphic Design: Medusa Diseño / Photography: Fantômas Isabel Forcato, Nicolás Okseniuk
Sound and Music Design: Rafael Sucheras / Press: Carolina Alfonso
Produced by: Lengue Lengue Productions – Paula Massa, Delfina Azulay, Magali Reyes
Executive Producer: Segio Deva
This show is Matías Umpierrez’s opera prima for theater in 2006. It was presented at El Kafka Theater in Buenos Aires, Argentina. This show was produced by Lengue Lengue Producciones with the support of ProTeatro, Instituto Nacional del Teatro, Fondo Nacional de las Artes.