‘Respect, courage, humility,fidelity, honesty, passion, be officially knighted. With these 7 rules you will become a true knight!’
‘I am a knight!’ is the latest concert Written and performed by Marieke Koopman. It tells the story of Inez and Diego who deeply long to become a knight one day. Inez found a wonderfull book at the attic in her family’s house: The adventures of Don Quichot. She was immediatly hooked to the wondrous adventures, the crazy stories and most of all: the true hero Don Quichot, Knight! After reading the book front to cover she decides: She wants to become a true knight herself. But there is one problem… To become a knight, you need help. Who will she trust to help her on her adventure?
Diego also wants to become a knight. After earning eachothers trus, the duo start their journey to knighthood!
Will they make it? Will they become true Knights?
‘I am a knight’ is a theatrical concert with the Amsterdam Baroque orchestra, directed by Ton Koopman. There is also a collaboration with a Childrens choir. It’s a concert for children from the age of 4 and up.
+/- 35 min
Inez: Marieke Koopman
Diego: Jonas Furrur
Written by: Marieke Koopman and Christiaan Mooij
Directed by: Christiaan Mooij
Orchestra: Ton Koopman and the Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra