As a part of The Tiradentes Square Restoration Project, Joao Caetano Theatre Manager Moacyr Goes has announced a stage adaptation of Nelson Rodrigues’ All Nudity Will Be Punished.
So many big names in Brazilian Theatre are associated with the production, it’s being heralded as “Show of the Year” in Rio.
Toplining the cast are Marilia Pera, currently playing the lead in Terence McNally Master Class in Rio; and Gracindo Junior, currently playing Wilson Sayao Drama Anonymous, also in Rio.
Here are the show’s highlights, in brief:
The Tiradentes Square - A postcard of Rio de Janeiro, located in the downtown area. Joao Caetano Theatre - Located across from the Tiradentes Square.
Nelson Rodrigues - Late playwright, filmaker and one of the greatest of all Brazilian writers of dramas.
Moacyr Goes - Brazilian producer director and writer.
Marilia Pera - Called "The Diva of The Brazilian Theatre" has taking a long career as a TV and Theatre actress, theatre director and producer.
Gracindo Junior - Son of the late Brazilian actor Paulo Gracindo, has played several works on TV, Cinema and Theatre.
All Nudity Will Be Punished will be performed at The Tiradentes Square -- Rio de Janeiro -- RJ, in the open air, during the month of July, 1997
. For more information about "All Nudity Will Be Punished" call (021) 221 0305 or (021) 297 4411 (Joao Caetano Theatre).
-- Nertutila Achao