Moz Slam – Battle of Spoken Poetry (First Round)
Text: Fernando Pessoa
Interpretation: Alberto Quaresma (Portugal)
"Desassossego" is a theatrical show with excerpts from the work of Fernando Pessoa/Bernardo Soares in the "Book of Unrest".
Fernando Pessoa was born in 1888 in Lisbon. He was a poet with many facets such as a thinker, philosopher, chronicler, prose writer, bankrupt businessman, office worker.
After his death, a chest was found in his room where he lived with 27 543 texts and 27 543 different stories.
"My homeland is the Portuguese language," he proclaimed. He died in 1935, in Lisbon of liver cirrhosis.
Alberto Quaresma made his debut at the Almada Theater Company in 1978. He frequently collaborates for television in numerous telenovelas and hit series such as "Duarte e Cia.", "Malucos do Riso". He has worked in theater companies such as Seiva Trupe, TEP, Comedians, Northwest Theater, Open Theater and Theater of the Cornucopia.
Date and Time: Saturday, November 18 2017 at 18h00
Address: Fundação Fernando Leite Couto, Av. Kim Il Sung no. 961, Maputo