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Callas

Impressions from the Life of an Opera Diva

27.10.-17.11.2018

The multi-artistic piece Callas – Impressions from the Life of an Opera Diva dives into and reflects upon the legendary opera singer Maria Callas’ tragic and poetic life. Soprano Pia Pajala and Choreographer-Dancer Tiina Lindfors alternate in the role of Callas and her alter ego. Pianist Pasi Helin and the ERI ensemble are part of the emotion-saturated narrative. The piece presents Callas’ beloved arias and new choreography.
Maria: Pia Pajala, soprano
Alter ego: Tiina Lindfors
Piano: Pasi Helin
Dance: Theatre ERI Ensemble
Lights:  Esa Kyllönen
Costumes: Tuula Bergqvist