Alice in Wonderland

Alice in wonderland

A musical inspired by Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, written by Lewis Carroll.

Original score by Canadian composers Denis Gougeon and Yves Daoust.

Follow Alice as she interacts with a series of animated passages through the winding path of her imagination.
The music is the starting point for this young adventurer as she meets the Cheshire Cat, the Rabbit, the Mad Hatter and a host of other characters from this classic English work.

Download the Teacher’s Guide (PDF)

Available:

  • 6 artists and symphony orchestra.
  • 6 artists with recorded music.

Length: 60 minutes
Languages: English, French and Chinese
Ages: General audience, from 8 years old

Team

Calendar

Technical requirements

Instrumentation


Team

Artistic Directors :
Reggi Ettore
Lorena Corradi

Music :
Denis Gougeon
Yves Daoust

Stage Director :
Julie Lachance

Text Reduction :
Neil Gaiman

Text adaptation :
Michèle Marineau

Visual designer :
Pier Chartrand

Lighting design :
Bruno Rafie

MIDI orchestration:
Louis Babin

Costumes, puppets design :
Véronique Poirier and Christine Plouffe

Production :
L’Arsenal à musique

Calendar

July and August 2012

China

Shenzhen Grand Theater
Shanghai Lyceum Theater
Shaoxing Blue Sky Theater
Hangzhou Theater
Ningbo Grand Theater
Hefei Grand Theater
Herbing Theater
YiChang Theater
Huang Gang Macheng Meeting Ceneter
Henan Congres Hall
Luo Yang Opera House
Nanhai Theater à Foshan
Zhongshan Culture and Arts Center

April 2011

Québec

with l’Orchestre symphonique de Sherbrooke at the Salle Maurice O’Bready, Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada

August 2010

China

Poly Theater, Beijing
Zhangjiagang Grand Theater
Dalian People Culture Club
Shenzhen Grand Theater
Shenzhen Grand Theater
Wuhan Zhongnan Theater
Wuhan Zhongnan Theater
Guangzhou Grand Theater

March 2009

Singapore

ACT 3 International Festival

Instrumentation

INSTRUMENTATION

3 Flutes (the first one also plays the piccolo)
3 Oboes (the third one also English Horn)
1 Clarinet in E flat (also B flat)
1 Clarinet in B flat
1 Clarinet bass

3 Bassoons (the third one also double bassoon)
4 French Horns
3 Trumpets in C
2 Tenor Trombones
1 Bass Trombone
1 Tuba

Strings

Piano

Percussion 1: marimba, mark-tree, cymbals, bass drum (shared with #3), 1 flexible plastic pipe
Percussion 2: vibraphone, snare drum, cymbal, whip, 1 flexible plastic pipe
Percussion 3: whip, low tom, snare drum, bass drum (shared with #1), glockenspiel, tubular bells, 1 flexible plastic pipe

©DENIS GOUGEON-SOCAN 2003

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