MACAU DAILY TIMES ”The Fringe Festival will present works of art to the public in an“ art exhibition for all ”

The The 21st Macau City Fringe Festival will be held January 12-23, with 20 programs and 15 outreach activities.

This year’s festival will feature programs that will bring audiences whole new artistic experiences. The Edinburgh Fringe Showcase Sound Theater ‘Back Hoe’, presented at the former residence of General Ye Ting, is a unique participatory performance in which the audience will play the role of characters to tell the stories, transcending the artistic boundaries of the past and demonstrating the charm of the theater.

In the show Dancing Veins, as part of the “Crème de la Fringe: Todos Fest! , The elderly will share their memories of Macau with the audience through dance, showcasing their creative flair.

Using the DanceAbility method and elements of symbiotic dance, the Body-Specific! show in “Crème de la Fringe: Todos Fest!” will allow the public to enjoy dances created with unique physical characteristics.

In addition, the audience of the Tenant show, which is part of “Cream of the Fringe: Iao Hon”, will act as tenants looking for apartments to rent, experience the stories and changes of Iao Hon himself. . The Passerby show of “Crème de la Fringe: Iao Hon” is a black box play, which will look back on the mutations of the Iao Hon while imagining its future.

Meanwhile, the “No Junk Mail” outreach activity will record Iao Hon’s appearances and stories on postcards and send them to different corners of the city. Another awareness-raising activity, “Iao Hon Pop-up Store”, will connect the whole community with a hawker stand and allow passers-by and residents of the Iao Hon neighborhood to exchange stories with second-hand items. .

Adopting the concept of ‘all around town, our stages, our patrons, our artists’, this year’s Fringe festival will continue to bring art into the community and keep the participatory ‘art exhibition for all’. to offer the public an exhibition space. their creativity and talent.

The Office of Cultural Affairs said in a statement that interested parties are welcome to submit works of art or improvise on site.

The “Art Exhibition for All” will be held in the space next to Flower City Park from January 12 to 17, then move to the Praça das Orquídeas recreation area from January 18 to 23. LV

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