The musical "Jesus Christ Superstar" is a show adapted to the stage, with the representation of 20 themes of the film Music of the 70s. This spectacle, unique in Portugal by the...
The musical "Jesus Christ Superstar" is a show adapted to the stage, with the representation of 20 themes of the film Music of the 70s. This spectacle, unique in Portugal by the Actors are exclusively people with disabilities, had already 3 exhibitions at Cinema São Jorge.
In 2011, sold the largest room of Cinema São Jorge, with 800 seats and, in 2013, sold the same room on 2 consecutive spectacles.
With this initiative in the great room of the Coliseum in Lisbon, we want to design this show to a wider audience, giving visibility to the artistic abilities of our actors and with it promote their inclusion through Art and push for a real Equal Opportunities for this public so special.
With our actors will be some Musicians and Singers who will play and sing live some of the themes of this beautiful Musical.
About the author
The Elo Social - Association for Integration and Support Disabled Youth and Adult is a Private Institution of Social Solidarity, founded in 1983, whose mission is to promote the development, welfare and social inclusion of people with disabilities at the age young and adult. Currently provides support to 103 people with mental disability and multiple disabilities under the Protected Employment Programs, Occupational Activities and Residential Service. Recognized Public Utility Entity and Superior Social Interest, received from the hands of President of the Portuguese Republic, the insignia of Honorary Member of the Order of Merit, on June 10, 2012, day of Portugal, Camões and Portuguese Communities.
In the area of artistic expressions, the Association develop for more than two decades, with its users, activities in the Musical Area (Musical Group Black Panther), in the area of Folk Dance and Theatre area.
This last area of activity already gained great achievements status to Theatre play "Pedro e Inês" and the musical "Jesus Christ Superstar". The staging and set design and wardrobe is the responsibility of the Institution Professionals, with the advice of spectacle professionals in technical and production partners like EGEAC and the Colosseum technicians.
With this show in Lisbon Coliseum, the Elo Social want to reach the pinnacle of artistic achievement of its Actors and exhibit to an audience of more than 2,000 spectators.