Stunning, graceful and evocative, Reclaimed Pianos is an intimate new creation by internationally renowned company Circa that taps into the piano’s magical ability to transport us through time and to other places.
As notes reverberate, they echo our memories of times before, places travelled and worlds to be discovered. From classical recitals to family sing-alongs: pianos have stories to tell.
In this beautiful new work, the incredible physicality of Circa’s acrobats will breathe fresh life to music layered with a soundscape of local voices. In the centre of this chamber of circus is a guest appearance by a piano sourced from the community – a gem of hidden history and dreams.
31. 08. 2016
Bringing people together
And now we bring all the elements together…acrobatic routines are being refined, piano repertoire is being fine-tuned and polished, the soundscapes of locals testifying on everything from first household piano memories to the nerves of piano lessons and first public performances, to the colour and swirl of the local country dance where nearly all the […]
15. 08. 2016
On the piano hunter trail Daryl Wallis and Country Arts SA visited the Lameroo Memorial Hall to investigate the state of the Laffargue from New York. With a tinker and tune – she’ll be ready to share the stage in her upcoming role in Reclaimed Pianos. We visited Edna Gilbertson and Elsie Webb at the Aged […]