Stage Adaptation of Acclaimed Novel ‘Terra Sonâmbula’ Visits Rio

Touring Brazil for the first time, a stage adaptation of award-winning author Mia Couto’s book "Terra Sonâmbula" will show in Rio de Janeiro this weekend.

By Ciara Long, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – A stage adaptation of Mozambican writer Mia Couto’s acclaimed novel "Terra Sonâmbula" (Sleepwalking Earth), which is touring Brazil for the first time, will show every evening this weekend at Teatro Cacilda Becker. Performances will start at 7PM from tonight, Friday, January 13th and the final performance will take place on Sunday, January 15th.

The play was adapted for the stage with the help of Mia Couto himself, after he met with playwright Nuno Pino Custódio and actress Rosinda Costa met with in Maputo, Mozambique.

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