Viviane Dohle named new FTA Production Manager
Montreal, September 17, 2018 – The co-executive directors of Festival TransAmériques, Martin Faucher and David Lavoie, are pleased to announce the appointment of Viviane Dohle as the festival’s production manager. “Viviane Dohle joined the FTA in 2012 as assistant production manager, working first with Lucie Juneau and later with Louise Roussel. Her rigour, strong sense of commitment and her passion soon made her an invaluable ally of the Festival and its ambitious projects. Over the past six years Viviane has developed in-depth knowledge of Festival operations and the issues that the production team faces on a daily basis. It was thus a natural step to hand the reins of the department over to her following the departure of Louise Roussel in July, and we are very pleased that she has accepted the promotion.” – Martin Faucher and David Lavoie “Working […]
Enthusiastic Audiences for Avant-garde Showcase
Enthusiastic Audiences for Avant-garde Showcase Montreal, June 8, 2018 – From May 23 to June 7, Montreal was immersed in a delightful frenzy generated by the 12th edition of the Festival TransAmériques. Over a period of 16 days, 25 dance and theatre shows charmed curious, attentive and captivated audiences with performances in 17 sites across the city. Day after day, exceptional encounters took place between artists and spectators in the venues – always full – moments of passionate interest and exchange. By the end of the festival, 19 of the 22 shows were sold out (77 performances out of a total of 83), with an overall attendance rate of 99% – a first for the FTA! Given that the artistic approaches and quests of the featured artists were audacious, innovative and at times demanding, these figures are a clear indication […]
Ever and always the trailblazer
Montreal, Tuesday, March 20 – Hail the avant-garde! Endowed with an incredible faculty for invention in line with that of valiant engineers and scientists, the choreographers, playwrights and directors featured in this 12th edition of the Festival TransAmériques explore new paths full of promise, investing the most unexpected elements with light and beauty.