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.
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.
Speed GlueSimon Grenier-Poirier (Montreal)
Dorian Nuskind-Oder (Montreal)01, 02, 02, 03, 04 04, June
National ping pong champions play the game not to beat the opponent, but to play. For the beauty of the game. An intriguing ballet where everyone wins.
Bacchantes – Prélude pour une purgeMarlene Monteiro Freitas (Mindelo + Lisbon)02, 03 June
Bacchantes – Prélude pour une purge
An ode to the imagination and the irrational. With thirteen dancers and musicians, Bacchantes delights both eye and ear, never running out of steam. Absolutely delicious.