Njabulo Madlala makes Norwegian debut in Bergen
Njabulo Madlala makes his debut in Norway at the in the opening production of the Bergen International Festival, in a co-production with the Bergen National Opera. Orlando Gough's Voices & Votes is directed by Olivia Fuchs and conducted by Charles Hazlewood.
With the bicentennial of the Norwegian Constitution and battles for freedom in India, South Africa and Palestine as a starting-point, Voices & Votes links different musical expressions with excerpts from constitutions, declarations of independence, protest songs, folk songs and poetry of resistance. Njbaulo is joined by performers from Norway, Palestine, Sri Lanka & South Africa.