Keyword: actor's work
Quasi nienteDaria Deflorian (Rome)
Antonio Tagliarini (Rome)23, 24, 25 May
Daria Deflorian and Antonio Tagliarini pursue their explorations of invisible lives. The Antonioni film Red Desert is the inspiration for a delicate depiction of a woman adrift.
FantasiaAnna Karasińska (Warsaw)24, 25, 26 May
Six actors, no script. Seated behind the auditorium,Anna Karasińska, a young vital force in Polish theatre, gives directions with a microphone. A laboratory of virtuoso improvisation.
Hidden ParadiseMarc Béland (Montreal)
Alix Dufresne (Montreal)25, 26, 26, 27, 28 May
On February 9, 2015, radio host Marie-France Bazzo talked with the philosopher Alain Deneault about tax evasion. A virulent, spirited and infuriated choreography.
May He Rise and Smell the FragranceAli Chahrour (Beirut)25, 26, 27 May
May He Rise and Smell the Fragrance
The Lebanese choreographer Ali Chahrour presents a primitive ceremony of staggeringly incandescent intensity. Between the sacred and the profane, the funeral procession begins.
Other JesusEvan Webber (Toronto)
Frank Cox-O'Connell (Toronto)29, 30, 30, 31 May
In a church, a collective presents its offbeat vision of the life of a spiritual leader. Grunge pageant, church bazaar aesthetics, and here is Other Jesus, circa 2019.