George and Ira Gershwin, 1935

Year

2008

Place

Teatro São Pedro, São Paulo

Conductor

Felipe Senna

Director

John Malatian

Scenography

Renato Theobaldo and Roberto Rolnik Cardoso

Costumes

Fábio Namatame

Lighting

Fabio Retti

 

 
 

To mount Catfish Row, where lives Porgy, we used wooden crates that arestill used to transport fruits and vegetables in the city of São Paulo. The wallswith these crates had a very rough texture, but were sufficiently transparentso that we could create several plans of action.