Support for creation
The Festival supports creation. It provides long-term support to artists and companies at national and international level, through financial supportand/or residencies for research and creation.
Companies supported in 2016-2017
Barbara Mélois – France
A paper reverie to the sound of the accordion. The Festival is supporting this show through a distribution grant.
Les Enfants Sauvages – France
“Arthur à vendre”
The true story of the famous poet told by Aliénor and Julius, two people from Ardennes who knew him well, the Rimbaud guy…
Evandro Serodio – France
“Flippant le Dauphin”
Fed up with being locked up in an aquarium and being a tourist attraction, Flippant the Dolphin will rebel against his master – who has turned him into a monster – and become uncontrollable.
Vélo théâtre – France
“Une poignée de gens” poésie visuelle
An artistic proposal for 70 spectators, invited to become actors and scenographers of a show that comes to life with them.
Cie Zouak – France
A tribute to the life and work of Alfred Jarry, between parody of tyrannical power, polemics and wordplay in the truculent and offbeat style of Alban Thierry of the Zouak company.
Samoloet – France / Russie
A reinterpretation of Chekhov’s “Three Sisters” by three actors of Russian origin, using puppets, dolls and objects.
Cie Méandres – France
“La Vie Matérielle”
A creation by Aurélie Hubeau inspired by the work and character of Marguerite Duras.
Skappa – France
A show for young children, the company explores the theme of Paradise – the one we seek, the one we have lost, and of roots – where do we come from, where are we going?
Cie Juste Après – France
In a magma of materials, we discover a woman in a body-to-body encounter with her inanimate body. Between hybridizations, physicalities and vivid metaphors, Carine Gualdaroni moves from one body to another.
La Main d’œuvres – France
“Variations sur un départ”
“Le Voyage immobile de Pénélope”
Theatre of objects, images and sounds, by Katerini Antonakaki.