Fri 18 Nov ’2220:30 - 21:45Pand P Grote Zaal
In this musical epic, Oroonoko, a young Ghanaian prince struggles with a bleeding heart. He thinks his beloved Imoinda has been murdered. As a ploy, the prince is captured and chained to a WIC ship, where he faces a disastrous future of enslavement. What follows is an unexpected reunion between lovers, unexpected friendships in the Surinamese jungle, and a revolt against human fate.
- Excludes beverage
Concept and performance Carmen van Mulier, Cripta Scheepers, Jamie Grant Concept and music Jimmi Hueting Arrangement Carmen van Mulier Final direction Nita Kerstens
UMA consists of actress Carmen van Mulier (De Krijtkring, Lampje), actress/dancer Cripta Scheepers (Watskeburt, Showponies), actress Jamie Grant (KLEM, Casablanca) and drummer/composer Jimmi Hueting (Jo Goes Hunting, 4B2M). Within the talent development program Orkater/De Nieuwkomers, young musicians and theater makers convert their ideas into music theater productions which are performed in theaters and festivals. Oroonoko is the 25th production by Orkater/De Nieuwkomers.