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Theatre

SOIFS Matériaux

Marie-Claire Blais + Stéphanie Jasmin +
Denis Marleau

In this compelling theatrical voyage featuring more than 25 performers, Denis Marleau and Stéphanie Jasmin reinvent for the stage the lavish, wondrous world of Marie-Claire Blais.

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Marie-Claire Blais (Key West)

The recipient of several awards in many different countries, Marie-Claire Blais is one of the greatest living French-language authors.

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© Angelo Barsetti

Stéphanie Jasmin (Montreal) UBU compagnie de création

Founded in 1982 by Denis Marleau and co-directed by Stéphanie Jasmin – who recently won the prestigious Siminovitch Prize for her work as a video artist and set designer – UBU compagnie de création has revamped the concept of theatre as art with some fifty leading edge works where challenging texts, visual art, contemporary music and new technologies engage in dialogue.

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© Stéphanie Jasmin

Denis Marleau (Montreal) UBU compagnie de création

Founded in 1982 by Denis Marleau and co-directed by Stéphanie Jasmin – who recently won the prestigious Siminovitch Prize for her work as a video artist and set designer – UBU compagnie de création has revamped the concept of theatre as art with some fifty leading edge works where challenging texts, visual art, contemporary music and new technologies engage in dialogue.

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Media Coverage

« Une saga foisonnante. Je me suis plongée dans cet univers-là avec un bonheur incroyable. »

Valérie Lessard, Radio-Canada, 2018-01-20, à propos du cycle Soifs de Marie-Claire Blais

« Il est impossible d’imaginer notre littérature sans elle. »

Margaret Atwood, Liberté, 2016 (été), à propos de Marie-Claire Blais

« Blais prend parti pour l’humanité, avec le sérieux exemplaire de celle qui ose encore croire aux pouvoirs de l’art. »

Laurence Côté-Fournier, Liberté, 2016 (été)

« Sans doute la plus grande écrivaine québécoise vivante à l’heure actuelle. »

Chantal Guy, La Presse+, 2014-10-05, à propos de Marie-Claire Blais

Playgrounds

QG by night

Ping-Pong ta vie !

Friday, May 31, 10 p.m., Headquarters (QG).
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QG by night

POMPe ReVIVAL

Saturday, June 1, 10 p.m., Headquarters (QG).
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QG by night

Disco disco

Sunday, June 2, 10 p.m., Headquarters (QG).
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