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Art Circulation at FTA 2015!

Art Circulation at FTA 2015!

During Festival TransAmériques and OFFTA, Art Circulation will be offering artistic meetings between international partners/presenters and the Artistic Directors of its member companies as well as with some of the choreographers. These talks are an opportunity to get to know the Artistic visions and approaches of Montréal’s choreographic artists as well as to discover affinities for collaborations and partnerships. Each of the three meetings/talks will be followed by a presentation of works to discover. Also on May 26 and 28, two additional performances of Between at Circuit-Est (Saint-André).

Discover the program :

SUNDAY, MAY 24

11:ooam | BRUNCH AND CHILLING WITH ART CIRCULATION (Artistic talks between partners, presenters and member companies Danse-Cité, maribé – sors de ce corps, Montréal Danse, PPS Danse)

Followed at noon by The Chairs (public rehearsal) | PPS DANSE | Choreography: Pierre-Paul Savoie | Performance: Sylvain Lafortune, Heather Mah et David Rancourt

At M.A.I. Montréal Arts Interculturels : 3680, rue Jeanne-Mance

Booking514-476-5400 / direction@artcirculation.org (Gilles Doré)

MONDAY, JUNE 1

 3:30pm | CHILLING WITH ART CIRCULATION (Artistic talks between partners, presenters and member companies Danse-Cité, maribé – sors de ce corps, Montréal Danse, PPS Danse)

Followed at 4:30pm by Prisms | MONTRÉAL DANSE | Choreographer: Benoît Lachambre | Performers: Rachel Harris, Elinor Fueter, Annik Hamel, Sylvain Lafortune, Alexandre Parenteau, Peter Trosztmer | Prix du CALQ for Best choreographic work of the 2013-2014 Season | The Choreographer will be present

At L’Agora de la danse: 840 rue Cherrier

Booking514-476-5400 / direction@artcirculation.org (Gilles Doré)

TUESDAY, JUNE 2

2:00pm | CHILLING WITH ART CIRCULATION (Artistic talks between partners, presenters and member companies Danse-Cité, maribé – sors de ce corps, Montréal Danse, PPS Danse)

Followed at 3:00pm by Between | MARIBÉ – SORS DE CE CORPS AND MONTREAL DANSE | Choreography Marie Béland | Performers: Rachel Harris, Esther Rousseau-Morin, Bernard Martin

At M.A.I. Montréal Arts Interculturels : 3680 rue Jeanne-Mance

Booking514-476-5400 / direction@artcirculation.org (Gilles Doré)

TUESDAY, MAY 26   &   THURSDAY, MAY 28

3:00pm | Performance of Between | MARIBÉ – SORS DE CE CORPS & MONTRÉAL DANSE | Choreography: Marie Béland | Performers: Rachel Harris, Esther Rousseau-Morin, Bernard Martin

Circuit-Est centre chorégraphique :  Studio A | 1881, rue Saint-André

Booking514-476-5400 / direction@artcirculation.org (Gilles Doré)

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Art Circulation at CINARS 2014!

Art Circulation at CINARS 2014!

Three showcases to attend at OFF-CINARS:

PPS DANSE –

Les Chaises / The Chairs will be presented in its English version at OFF-CINARS, on November 20 & 21 at 12 :30pm at Place des Arts, Salle de répétition Yvonne-Hubert (studio D). Discover this remarkable version of the famous piece by Eugene Ionesco, with seasoned dancers and an inventive balance between texts and movements. Les Chaises is touring this season and will be touring Quebec and Canada in 2015-2016. Between dream and reality, the piece is a treat for audiences from 8 years old to 88 years old! Discover a video of the French version, which will be presented on November 22, at 8pm at Maison de la culture Mercier in Montreal (please contact PPS Danse to reserve). Attend one of the performances and meet Pierre-Paul Savoie choreographer and director of the work. +++

MARIBÉ – SORS DE CE CORPS + MONTRÉAL DANSE

Behind : une danse dont vous êtes le héros and Between by Marie Béland will be presented as part of OFF-CINARS: on November 19, 2014 at 12:45pm, the French version of Between will be offered at Circuit-Est centre chorégraphique, Studio Peter-Boneham. On November 20, the English version of Behind : une danse dont vous êtes le héros will be presented at 8:30pm at Circuit-Est centre chorégraphique, Studio Jeanne-Renaud ahead of a performance of the English version of Between at 9 :00pm at Circuit-Est centre chorégraphique, Studio Peter-Boneham. Audiences at ArtDanThe Festival in Paris, France, and at Théâtre 140 and Charleroi Danse in Brussels, Belgium, will discover in March 2015 the work of this Montreal-based choreographer that’s raising more and more interest from European presenters. On tour will be a double program: Behind : une danse dont vous êtes le héros that marked Festival TransAmériques in 2011, and Between, Marie Béland’s latest creation, a coproduction between maribé-sors de ce corps and Montréal Danse… Discover the teaser videos!

ART CIRCULATION is proud to have secured tours in Mexico as well as in Europe and in Canada… Contemporary dance made in Montreal travels the world with great success! See the works that are touring and the choreographers to be discovered:

PPS DANSE –

Among these successes, the show Tales For Naughty Children is currently touring Mexico, as part of the programming of the prestigious Cervantino Festival and also in the cities of Mérida and Léon. The piece has now caught the eye of a presenter in Japan for the fall of 2015…! +++

DANSE-CITÉ

EMMAC Terre marine will tour Quebec in January and February 2015 as well as during the 2015-2016 season… A choreographic work inspired by an Inuit tale, EMMAC Terre marine is a creation of Emmanuelle Calvé with contributions from Richard Desjardins (poetic texts) and Jorane (music)… A unique hybrid piece mixing dance, poetry, giant puppetry… +++

DANSE-CITÉ –

The company Les Sœurs Schmutt has created a new piece in a coproduction with the Mexican company Zonabierta. À travers la pared was performed for two weeks in March 2014 in San Luis Potosi in Mexico, all sold-out performances. À travers la pared is on its way to Montreal as part of Danse-Cité programming, don’t miss it in April 2015! A theatre performance adapted from the in-situ work to be discovered at Espace Go! +++

MONTRÉAL DANSE

A creation of Estelle Clareton,S’envoler continues travelling the world after a visit to Vancouver International Dance Festival (Canada) last March. A project of Créations Estelle Clareton and Montréal Danse, S’envoler will tour Europe in March 2015, in France at Avignon’s Hivernales, in Paris at Centre National de la danse, and in Germany at the new Dance Festival in Mainz. We also foresee a tour in Asia (Japan) in the fall of 2015…! +++

MARIBÉ – SORS DE CE CORPS –

Choreographer Marie Béland will also be touring Europe in March 2015 with Behind : une danse dont vous êtes le héros and Between, her new work, a coproduction with MONTRÉAL DANSE). Audiences as ArtDanThe Festival in Paris, France, as well as Théâtre 140 and Charleroi Danse in Bruxelles, Belgium, will have the opportunity to discover the work of the Montreal-based choreographer that’s raising more and more interest from European presenters.

MONTRÉAL DANSE –

Prisms, the work of Benoît Lachambre with Montréal Danse, has been raved about since its premiere in Montreal in the fall of 2013. The piece will be back to Montreal very soon as part of the prestigious Danse Danse programming at Place des Arts. Prisms has already caught interest in Europe (in Germany and Denmark) for May 2015. Tours in Canada (Quebec and Vancouver) are already planned for the 2015-2016 season… +++

MONTRÉAL DANSE –

The creation of the piece Matière blanche (White Matter) with choreographer Caroline Laurin-Beaucage is on its way, it will benefit from a creation residency in January and February of 2015 in Bassano, Italy – an opportunity to meet this up and coming creator. The piece will be the last piece of a trilogy about flesh after the performances of Entaille (presented at Tangente in Montreal in the beginning of 2014) and of Charcuteries (at OFFTA 2014). +++

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ART CIRCULATION AT TANZMESSE 2014

ART CIRCULATION AT TANZMESSE 2014

A great season to come at Art Circulation, with lots of traveling!

And it begins right now, in Europe, with Tanzmesse, where you can find us for the whole week!

Throughout the year, there will be many occasions to meet. First, we will be at la Biennale de la danse in Lyon from the 17th to the 20th of September, in Seoul for PAMS from the 7th to the 11th of October and at ROSEQ from the 15th to the 19th of October. We will be also at CINARS from the 17th to the 22nd of November. January will be the month of the United States with two major events: Under the Radar and IPAY in Philadelphia. Finally, we look forward to RIDEAU, an excellent meeting event in Québec in February.

And don’t forget, we will also be present in Europe in March 2015 as Behind-Between and S’envoler are touring in France, England, Germany and Belgium.

To follow all of this live and in detail, don’t hesitate to “like” our new Facebook page!

 

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ART CIRCULATION – TAILOR MADE SERVICES

ART CIRCULATION – TAILOR MADE SERVICES

Art Circulation offers “Tailor made services” to non-members companies, several artists have already benefited from our services to carry out specific development missions (within the context of our international missions). During the next months, Art Circulation will promote shows such as “CROISÉ” of the company “Et des Hommes et des femmes”, in association with the Agency Dolce Vita of Vincent Messager, as well as “LITTLE LADY” by Sandrine Lafond and “CIEL ET CENDRES” by Lucie Grégoire.

To know more about tailor made services, contact us.

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MONTRÉAL DANSE – Prisms to perform at Danse Danse, Montreal, in December

MONTRÉAL DANSE – Prisms to perform at Danse Danse, Montreal, in December

Following a memorable performance at the Canada Dance Festival in Ottawa, Prisms will soon be back in Montreal, as part of Danse Danse’s sumptuous 2014-2015 programming! From December 2-6, 2014, Elinor Fueter, Annik Hamel, Rachel Harris, Sylvain Lafortune, Peter Trosztmer, Manuel Roque, the six fabulous performers of Prisms will put back on their colorful dresses and their constructions hats for five performances at the Cinquième Salle of Place des Arts. Five opportunities to (re)experience the choreographic and chromatic experience signed by Benoît Lachambre, a piece that astounded the audience last fall at l’Agora de la danse. Other announcements will follow for Prisms and its promise for bustling seasons ahead!

IMPORTANT. Financial support for international transport can be provided for presenters wishing to attend one of the performances. Please check with Gilles Doré : direction@artcirculation.org

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PPS DANSE – Melding dance and theatre, English and Spanish version

PPS DANSE – Melding dance and theatre, English and Spanish version

Following the success of the work’s world premiere at the Cinquième Salle of Place des Arts on December 14, 2013, PPS Danse is now offering an English version of Les chaises/ The Chairs ! This astonishing version of the famous work by Eugène Ionesco has been staged and scored by choreographer Pierre-Paul Savoie from Lise Vaillancourt’s adaptation of the story for children. The show will be available to tour internationally starting in 2015, and will charm audiences aged 8 to 88 years.
A “little gem.” (Radio-Canada, 2013)

Having already conquered the hearts of 15,000 Canadians, Tales for Naughty Children – an adaptation for the stage of stories by Jacques Prévert – is continuing the adventure in Mexico. The work, produced by PPS Danse in collaboration with Chartier Danse, will be presented for the first time in Spanish at the prestigious Festival Internacional Cervantino from October 16 to 18, 2014. The tour will then take it to Léon and Méridà until October 22, 2014. This show, offered in English, French and now Spanish, is for children from 3 to 6 feet tall who enjoy fantastical tales. It combines dance, theatre, music and singing.
That’s the strength of Tales for Naughty Children: to have us reflect on man’s aberrations….” (Le Soleil, Quebec City, 2011).

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DANSE-CITÉ – EMMAC terre marine on tour during the winter

DANSE-CITÉ – EMMAC terre marine on tour during the winter

This magnificent production which combines poetically dance and puppetry will be performed at l’Arrière-Scène in Beloeil on the 18th, 19th and 20th of January 2015. For information on this tour for this production accessible to both adult and younger publics (10 years and up), contact Gilles Doré.

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DANSE – CITE – À travers la pared : soon in Montreal !

DANSE – CITE – À travers la pared : soon in Montreal !

After being created in situ in a disused prison in Mexico, the show À travers la pared, by choreographer Elodie Lombardo (Les Soeurs Schmutt) will be presented by Danse-Cité in April 2015. This is something not to be missed at Espace GO.

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MARIBÉ – SORS DE CE CORPS + MONTRÉAL DANSE – European tour ahead for Between and Behind, and for S’envoler

MARIBÉ – SORS DE CE CORPS + MONTRÉAL DANSE – European tour ahead for Between and Behind, and for S’envoler

The beginning of 2015 is going to be a busy period for companies maribé – sors de ce corps and Montréal Danse on the roads of Europe.

Between (+), a creation of Marie Béland, a coproduction and partnership between maribé-sors de ce corps and Montréal Danse will premiere and tour France, England and Belgium with Behind (+), a creation of Marie Béland, a production of maribé-sors de ce corps:

Paris – ArtDanThe Festival (France): March 3, 2015
Nottingham – NottDance Festival (UK): March 8-9, 2015
Brussel – Charleroi Dance and Theatre 140 (Belgium): March 12-13, 2015

Following four successful years of touring in Quebec, Canada and Mexico, S’envoler (+), a creation of Estelle Clareton, a project of Montréal Danse & Créations Estelle Clareton, will be touring France, England and Germany:

Avignon – Les Hivernales (France): February 28, 2015
Paris – CND Pantin (France): March 4-5-6, 2015
Nottingham – NottDance Festival (UK): March 10-11, 2015
Mainz – Mainz Dance Festival (Germany): March 14, 2015

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DANSE-CITÉ – A new creation for the talented Sandrine Lafond

DANSE-CITÉ – A new creation for the talented Sandrine Lafond

Danse-Cité is pleased to welcome as part of its 2014-2015 season the new work from the talented performer, Sandrine Lafond. With extensive experience in dance, circus and clown, Sandrine danced, among others, for Marie Chouinard, Céline Dion end Cirque du Soleil. Her work, Les Méandres de Little Lady, will run from February 26 to March 7, 2015 at l’Espace GO.