Some 4,000 people, including students and teachers, will attend until Friday Cuyás Theater to six school functions of The little Prince, show of the company Clapso based on the homonymous work of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry on the 75th anniversary of its publication. These passes, which are part of the pedagogical program of the Cabildo campus, Teatrae, and are sponsored by the Mapfre Guanarteme Foundation, precede another for families scheduled on Saturday at 6:00 pm, and whose latest tickets are still on sale.
Víctor Formoso, Luis Rodríguez and Rosa Escrig star in this recommended proposal for over six years and raised by its director, Israel Reyes, as "a journey through the world of shadow theater" that "part of the narrative of this classic of literature to delve into the universe of the wisest child come to Earth." And, they clarify from Clapso, the thread of this proposal are the word, movement and music completed with silhouettes that, thanks to projections and a poetic illumination, transform into images the bodies of some dancers.
For the rest, the little prince (Víctor Formoso) is not a child or an adult, but a tiny man, who lives the Asteroid B612. Going around the universe, by chance he reaches Earth, where he meets an aviator (Luis Rodríguez) who tries to repair his ship after crashing in the desert. Instead of helping him, the little prince keeps interrupting the pilot by asking him to draw a lamb. When he finally gets it, he begins to tell her about his life and his journey through other planets in which he has met many characters: a king, a vain, a businessman, a lamplighter, an old man €
And in his speech, the little alien inserts a series of beautiful phrases that have gone down in history not only for their beauty but for the wisdom they contain: I wonder if the stars are illuminated so that one day, everyone can find yours; It will be necessary that I support two or three caterpillars, if I want to know the butterflies; All the older people were at first children, although few of them remember it; It only looks good with the heart, the essential is invisible to the eyes; It is madness to hate all roses just because one pricked you; Give up all your dreams just because one of them was not fulfilled; It is much harder to judge yourself than to judge others. If you manage to judge yourself well you are a true wise €