Impressed by homophobic terrorist assaults, ‘golondrina’ arrives at BH-Cultura

Impressed by homophobic terrorist assaults, ‘golondrina’ arrives at BH-Cultura

Actors Luciano Andrey (Ramon) and T
In ‘A golondrina’, Luciano Andrey Ramon and Tnia Bondezan play Amlia, the principle character who gained the Shell Award for finest actress.
(picture: Odilon Wagner/publicity)

June is named LGBTQIA + satisfaction month in reminiscence of the Stonewall Rebel, which occurred on June 28, 1969, in Manhattan, in opposition to the indiscriminate remedy of the general public by the New York police. Since 2016, nevertheless, one other date has been added to the calendar to show in opposition to homophobia. On June 12 of that yr, an American sniper of Afghan origin carried out the deadliest assault on a civilian in the US since September 11, 2001, on the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida.

It’s on this state of affairs that the manufacturing of the play “A golondrina” takes place, which takes place on the Teatro do Centro Cultural Unimed, Minas Tnis Clube, this weekend. The script was translated by Tnia Bondezan, who offers life to the protagonist Amlia. A singing priest, he develops a touching relationship with Ramon, performed by actor Luciano Andrey, who survived the assault that killed his son on the Pulse nightclub.

The sport began in 2019, however was suspended in 2020 and 2021 as a result of pandemic. Actor and producer Odilon Wagner says he was capable of preserve the workforce collectively this time in order that, in any probability of a comeback, they’d be prepared. Directed by Gabriel Fontes Paiva from Minas Gerais, the present has an authentic script by Spaniard Guillem Clua.

“The textual content may be very highly effective, very touching. The connection between the 2 characters, though they struggle and are completely satisfied collectively, they’re additionally very weak. The creator has an absurd proper, as a result of he doesn’t take sides. Cause in each and listen to two utterly totally different factors of view, stated Tnia. The title, in Spanish, means swallowing and ended up being saved within the first language.


The actor says he was accepted by the neighborhood. At first enthralled, he reveals that he can see how the viewers will get into the entire play and will get extra upright of their seats because the story evolves. Lastly, many occasions, individuals can’t even clap their fingers stuffed with emotion.

“Persons are very touched. It is tears, however it’s not a tragic cry, if somebody breaks. It is an emotional cry. You do not have to stay the fact like these characters to have emotions. Everybody has misplaced somebody, everybody did not have time to say I like you, everybody has been via this, proper? “, he factors out.

Tnia begins to establish with a personality who, coincidentally, has the identical title as her mom. For her, life has been variety, however they’re each loving, protecting moms who attempt to make issues proper and bear the guilt that unites them. Amlia, for him, was a chance to immerse himself in his emotions.

“The textual content is from the standard theater, and from the desk, however as it is vitally nicely written and it raises this immersion within the characters, we had actual remedy classes – me, Gabriel and Luciano Andrey”, he jokes.

Odilon Wagner says he has by no means been concerned in a play the place he wasn’t on stage or directing. As Tnia, she exudes the ability and sensitivity of the textual content that gained her the Shell Award for Greatest Actress within the function. For him, nevertheless, solely public recognition might be priceless.

“Guillem Clua’s dramaturgy may be very intelligent, as a result of it doesn’t finish in a speech that may be understood as an concept or a division of house. It’s attainable, however no, individuals change solely via the tales of individuals and the reality. He heard many related tales. .time and it was from them that he wrote the textual content,” explains Wagner.


There are numerous identification experiences obtained by him relating to admission procedures just like the one proven on the discussion board. “If households, inside their constructions, can’t settle for totally different info, intercourse, visions or people who find themselves totally different from what they suppose is suitable, the place will we discover that? How do we alter society, if it isn’t inside the household itself. “a present that’s mandatory for everybody,” he stated. “I wished to take ‘A golondrina’ in all places, to see if individuals perceive what love is, what acceptance is,” provides Tnia.

*Internship below the supervision of junior editor Tet Monteiro


Friday (5/8) and Saturday (6/8), at 9 pm, and Sunday (7/8), at 7 pm, on the Centro Cultural Unimed BH Minas (Rua da Bahia, 2244 – Lourdes). Tickets: R$ 80 (full worth). Internet marketing at

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