İş Sanat started its 21st season of concerts and events, which will be shared on digital platforms, on the 5th of November. This season will feature classical music concerts, local projects, story and poetry readings, fairy tale plays, theatre readings and virtual exhibitions. These events will be available online. These recordings, which will take place without audiences at İş Towers Concert Hall abiding by the pandemic restrictions, will be available to watch on İş Sanat’s social media accounts.
The new season started on the 5th of November
Esteemed jazz musicians will be hosted this season as well. Ozan Musluoğlu’s latest Project “Genedos” was the first jazz concert of this season. “Genedos” features Eylül Ergül on the piano and vocals, Çağla Karaali on drums and vocals, Serdar Barçın on saxophone and flüte and Ozan Musluoğlu on double bass. This Project features a varied repertoire which spans from mainstream jazz to modern pieces. The concert will be available to watch on the 24th of November on İş Sanat’s social media accounts.
Successful traditional Turkish classical and folk music artists such as Melihat Gülses, Derya and Dilek Türkan, Zeynep Halvaşi can be listened to on the social media accounts with their exclusive projects throughout the season.
Story and poetry readings continue
İş Sanat’s traditional poetry and story readings will continue on digital platforms. Sait Faik Abasıyanık story series will be available on the 9th of November, Monday, prepared by Atilla Birkiye and adapted to the stage by Mehmet Birkiye.
Works by Nâzım Hikmet, Gülten Akın, Attila İlhan will also be featured during these readings.
Famous works will find their voices with the Reading Theatre
İş Sanat started its Reading Theatre with Shakespeare’s The Taming of The Shrew read by Esra Bezen Bilgin and Serhat Tutumluer. This new event will continue during the new season with new works and actors. It will start with Shakespeare’s famous Romeo and Juliet as well as The Twelfth Night, Othello and Anton Chekov’s Three Sisters.
Fun fairy tales for kids
Kids will rediscover the magical worlds of fairy tales through İş Sanat. “İş Sanat Fairy Tale Theater” is directed by Lerzan Pamir, featuring actors Aslı Tandoğan, Anıl Altınöz and Mert Aydın. Beloved fairy tales like “Little Red Riding Hood”, “The Princess and The Pea”, “Hansel and Gretel”, “Puss in Boots” and “The Snow Queen” will delight children of all ages.
The concerts and readings will be available for free on İş Sanat’s social media accounts at 20:30 while the children’s activities will be online at 15:00.