Prepare yourself for a spine-tingling journey through the realms of classical and popular music, both Mexican and European, in a one-hour piano performance like no other. Day of the Dead LIVE! combines the enchanting allure of Halloween with the vibrant traditions of Día de los Muertos, creating a larger-than-life spectacle that’s as cultured as it is thrilling.
This captivating performance transports you to a world where diabolical melodies and melodies collide in a symphony of eerie elegance. The star of the show, virtuoso pianist Llewellyn Sanchez-Werner, guides you through a musical labyrinth, weaving together timeless compositions and contemporary favorites. From the hauntingly beautiful strains of Saint-Saëns’ “Danse Macabre” to the mesmerizing journey from Dante’s Inferno to Paradiso in Liszt‘s “Dante Sonata,” the melodies will send shivers down your spine.
But that’s not all; they delve into the rich tapestry of Mexican folk music, showcasing the works of celebrated composers like Rubio and Velázquez. The performance also spotlights rhapsodic creations by Mexican classical composers such as Chávez and Ponce, drawing you deeper into the captivating ambiance of the occasion.
As the captivating sounds serenade your senses, your eyes will feast upon a visual spectacle like no other. Life-sized puppets, jugglers, and dancers take the stage, courtesy of the creative circus-trained aerialist Juanita Cardenas. The stage comes alive with a delightful array of ghosts, skeletons, and ghoulish surprises that promise to keep you on the edge of your seat.
Day of the Dead LIVE! is not just a performance; it’s a witty, wild romp that will leave you spellbound. It’s an experience designed for audiences of all ages, providing a delightful journey into the fantastical world that exists within each of us. The show opens doors to the child in all of us, unlocking a treasure trove of delightful fantasies and eerie enchantment.
Prepare for a musical and visual voyage that is not just entertaining but utterly enjoyable. Day of the Dead LIVE! is a thrilling escapade that marries culture and fun, ensuring that your Halloween and Día de los Muertos celebrations are unforgettable. Don’t miss out on this spine-chilling, soul-stirring experience that brings together the best of both worlds.
The Cast Includes the following fantastic performers. Agave L’amour, Tyler West, Jean Tae Francis, Anthony Rodriguez, Ryan Shinji Murray, Audra Brandt, And Juanita Cardenas.