Strange Tales – Athens & Epidaurus Festival
Violet Louise presented for the Athens Festival 2018, the multimedia performance Strange Tales based on texts and poems of Edgar Alan Poe. A live performance based on sound, music, video, multimedia instruments, tablets, cameras and 2 performers on stage.
In this performance, sound, music and video are performed and mixed live by one of the performers.
A team of 6 people worked in an innovative way for this performance based on multimedia and 2 performers.
A system of 4 spots which produce video, sound, light, create the whole multimedia environment.
The story, is about a woman who is towards the end. In this laboratory of sound and visuals, her memories of the past become alive and little by little, in this multimedia narration, she prepares herself for the long journey to the other side of Life.
Direction – Translation – Music – Visual and sound dramaturgy: Violet Louise
Peformers: Aglaia Pappa, Violet Louise
Sound design – Studio production: Studio19
Lighting design: Sakis Birbilis
Video: Vasilis Kountouris (Studio 19)
Sound design: Kostas Bokos (Studio 19)
Costume design: Lilian Xydia
Camera work: Blaec Cinematography (Aris Pavlidis),Studio19 (Vasilis Kountouris)
Director’s assistant: Sevastianna Anagnostopoulou