VOCA PEOPLE, a musical comedy sensation that is out-of-this world, will be landing in South Africa at the Tsogo Sun Silverstar Casino in September 2015.
The VOCA PEOPLEare musical comedy sensation performance that combines amazing vocal sounds through accappella singing, with the modern art of beat-box which imitates the sounds of a full orchestra like drums, trumpets, guitars and more without using any musical instrument. The show is an unforgettable experience that combines musical brilliancy with lots of humor and audience interaction.
The VOCA PEOPLE bring to stage new musical arrangements and unique implementations using over 70 well known hit songs and melodies from all times. The show has won tremendous success within a very short period of time. Within 3 years it had over 50 Million YouTube hits and had sold out tours through Europe, North and South Americas and the Far East. The show has entertained over 1 million spectators around the world and spent over a year performing on Off Broadway – NYC.
Shows will be held from 2 to 14 September 2015 at the Tsogo Sun Silverstar Casino.
Ticket prices vary between R170 and R370 per person.
Tickets for this musical spectacular go on sale on 3 June 2015 through event partners, TicketPro at www.ticketpro.co.za.
ABOUT THE SHOW
After a millennium of space travel the VOCA PEOPLE spaceship is finally landing on the unfamiliar planet Earth, sadly discovering that their precious spaceship charger – Musical energy – has completely emptied. Slowly, the VOCA PEOPLE learn the strange habitants, habits and music of planet Earth and with the help of the audience, musically energize their unique spaceship.
The VOCA PEOPLE consists of 8 talented musician-aliens; 3 females aliens singers that bring the very best female sounds (alt, mezzo, soprano) and 3 male aliens singers (bass, baritone, tenor). In addition, 2 beat box aliens that create extraordinary un-human sounds.
2012 – NYC Winner, Locile Lortel award – Outstanding alternative theatrical experience
2011 – France, Globes de Cristal – Nominated for the best musical comedy of the year category
From the reviews:
“Mega galactic superstars…you have to see this to believe it” – CBS early news, USA
“SIMPLY GREAT! A KNOCKOUT! You leave the theater feeling entertained.” -The New York Times
“IMPRESSIVE! Filled with famous melodies by everyone from Mozart to Michael Jackson. The harmonies are OTHERWORLDLY!”- Time Out New York
“YOU CAN’T HELP BUT MARVEL AT THEIR SHEER TALENT! It’s like watching the acrobats of Cirque du Soleil. – Theatermania, New York
“These extraterrestrials have golden voices” – Le Parisien, France
“…repeated standing ovations for the dazzling Voca People, the virtuosos of voice and beat-box” – LA LIBRE BELGIQUE, Belgium
“…a musical explosion propelling the a cappella style towards new summits while flirting with the humorous show as well – 24 HEURES, Switzerland
A breathtaking show, engaging and innovative, not to be missed…. – Ticinonews, Switzerland
“Extraordinary vocal capabilities in addition to wonderful acting and comic abilities”
“This show crosses all barriers and cultures, its fun, entertaining and is phenomenal!
Do not miss it!” – THE COMENTATOR