Dance

Kalakuta Republik

Serge Aimé Coulibaly (Bobo-Dioulasso + Brussels)23, 24, 25 May

Kalakuta Republik

Directed by the Burkinabe Serge Aimé Coulibaly, seven astounding dancers recounts the history of the peoples of yesterday and today through the figure of the mythical Fela Kuti.

Theatre

Granma. Trombones de La Havane

Stefan Kaegi (Zurich + Berlin)28, 29, 30 May

Granma. Trombones de La Havane

Grandchildren of Fidel’s Castro comrades employ the words of their grandparents to reconstruct the Cuban revolution… as they play the trombone.

 

Theatre

Tous des oiseaux

Wajdi Mouawad (Beirut + Paris)22, 23, 25, 26, 27 May

Tous des oiseaux

Wajdi Mouawad has returned to the fiery force of his sweeping theatrical epics with a powerful tragedy that is unleashed in the heart of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Dance

UNFOLD | 7 perspectives

Danièle Desnoyers (Montreal)30, 31 May and 01 June

UNFOLD | 7 perspectives

Danièle Desnoyers tests the resistance of the body and the limits of balance. Magnetic and powerful, UNFOLD | 7 perspectives captivates with its finesse and its furious energy.

Theatre

Soifs Matériaux

Marie-Claire Blais (Key West)
Stéphanie Jasmin (Montreal)
Denis Marleau (Montreal)31 May and 01, 02, 03 June

Soifs Matériaux

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.

Theatre

Constituons !

Christian Lapointe (Quebec City)01, 02, 03, 04 June

Constituons !

The intrepid Christian Lapointe mobilizes citizens, legal scholars and experts to endow Quebec with a fictitious, albeit genuine constitution. An astoundingly ambitious theatre project!