ABOUT

Who are the Voca People?

The Voca People are friendly aliens from the planet Voca, somewhere behind the sun...where all communication is made by music and vocal expressions. The Voca People believe that life is music and music is life. They visit planet Earth and they have a lot to sing about.

What is The Voca People show?

A new inter-galactic phenomenal like no other show. Amazing vocal sounds, accapella singing with the art of beat box creating an incredible range of sounds and instruments. An evening of total excitement, music of all times, comedy and audience participation. After a millennium of space travel, The Voca People, are 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.
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The Creators

Lior Kalfo:

Creator, Producer & Artistic Director

An award-winning comedian and creator.

In 1995,Lior co-wrote and starred in one of Israel’s most popular T.V comedy series“The Comedy Store” which ran for 102 episodes!
The show won numerous awards worldwide including “The Golden Album” and “The European Golden Antenna” for best comedy series.

“Wow”- The 3D Black Light Theater, marked Lior international stage directing debut at the age of 28, in The Czech Republic capital city, Prague.
In 2003, he established the Israeli Black Light Theater "Fun-Tazi" with 3 shows: "FunTazi", "FunTazi- Kids" and an original version of Oscar Wild's classic tale "The Selfish Giant".

Parallel to his TV work In the year 2008 and after 3 years of development investmentments, his new and most futuristic and cinematic theater spectacle of the Comics - Matrix show "Glow!"
was launched in a world premiere in Belgium on August 2008.

"The Voca People" was yet another zany idea and a very different project that Lior carried in his brain for almost 4 years until the first rehearsals in February 2009. The first video clip of
"The Voca People" was launched in April 2009 in the famous "YouTube" site and had more then 5,000,000 viewers world wide after only 4 months creating a great buzz and interest in this Unique vocal and visual group.

Lior currently resides in Binyamina, Israel with his small family of a wife and 2 little daughters sharing his life between Israel and other countries and constantly pursuing his acting-creating career.


Shai Fishman

Composer, Musical Director and Arranger

32 Years old, Composer, Music Producer and Arranger.
Lives in Los Angeles, Founder and CEO of Fish-i, Inc.  and Fish-i Studios.

Composer of music for Films, Theater, Television and Multimedia productions, Plays 7 Instruments: Piano, Trumpet, French Horn, Saxophone, Flute, Drums and Bass Guitar. Currently serves as house composer and music producer for: The Immersive Earth Grant (funded and operated by NASA), The Houston Museum of Natural Science), RICE University, e-Planetarium and Avela Corporation.

2004 - Current - Scored, conducted and produced 15 feature films.
 
In Israel - Composed music for all the major theatres.
Composer and music producer for numerous Television shows.

2001 - 2004 Teacher and musical director at Beit Zvi high school of performing arts and Yoram Levinstein school of acting.

1996-2004 Musically directed and arranged the following musicals: "A Chorus Line", "Bye Bye Birdy", "Little Shop of Horrors", "Grease", "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat", "West Side Story", "Fame", "Cabaret", "Kazablan".

Composed, Produced and Arranged the original musicals: "The Kafkazi Chalk Circle" (Brecht), "In To The Woods (Sondheim), "Rachav's Cabaret", "The Dream: A Band", "Unknown Destination", "Samson & Delilah", "Towards the Horizon".

Credits

Producers: Revital & Lior Kalfo, Leeorna Solomons, Doron Lida
International management: LIDOR ENTERTAINMENT
Worldwide touring: Doron Lida, Leeorna Solomons
Company manager: Ronen Sharon
Marcom manager: Ornit Egosi
Artistic director: Ronen Sharon
Assistant director:Tom Shwartzberg, Adi Kozlovsky
Additional arrangements and music direction: Assaf Averbuch
Sound engineer: Naor Ben Meir
Light designer: Roy Milo
Graphics and art: Rani Arieli, Yael Mor Haim
Choreography: Lior Kalfo
Costumes: Hana Yefet
Artistic advisor: David Ottone, Gilad Kimchi
Comic advisors: Inon Ben David, Boaz Ben David
Sound operator: Gal Motil, Elad Berliner, Nir Raveh, Kim Carbone
Light operator: Nitai Doron, Itamar Houri, Raz Shamir, Ido Derei
Video photographer: Shlomi Albo, Eitan Chen
Video editing: Peleg Netanel, Eitan Chen
Stills photographer: Leon Sokolozki - Mr. Artichoke Graphic Design
Musical staging: Naomi Perlov
Administration manager: Mirit Shapira

Cast:
Captain Beat On: Boris Bringas / Chen Zimerman / Ran Cimer / Mark Martin / Sidi Moussa
Scratcher: Grison / Isato Boyko / Ofir Tal / Tiago Grade / Paul Vignes (Polo)
Tubas: Idan Shemi / Bryant Charles Vance / Alon Shar / Eyal Edelman / Shimon Smith / Arnaud Leonard
Tenoro: Almog Kapach / Omer Shàish / Chris Dilley /Nick Anastasia/ Ashot gasparian / Gaëtan Borg
Alta: Meital Segal / Laura Dadap / Adi Kozlovsky / Maya Pennington / Vered Regev / Magali Bonfils
Mezzo: Maayan Bukris / Sapir Breier / Vered Sasportas / Emily Drennan / Bar Klein / Sharon Laloum
Bari-tone: Barak Tamam / Uri Elkayam / Hovi Star / Jacob Schneider / Oded Goldstein / Tony Bastian
Soprana: Ganit Simoviz / Michal Reshef / Christine Paterson / Chelsey Keding / Liran Saporta Barel / Cécilia Cara
Swings: Alice Lyn (female) / Moran Sofer (Male)