Danièle Lévesque: A Portrait

Danièle Lévesque, Cédric Delorme-Bouchard

This vivid portrait of set designer Danièle Lévesque features archival materials, clips from shows, and testimonials.


A set designer with 40 years of experience, Danièle Lévesque has enjoyed a remarkable career driven by her keen insight into the literary dimension of theatre and her love of the outrageous. As the first woman to head the National Theatre School’s Set and Costume Design program (from 2002 to 2014), she has inspired multiple generations. This vivid portrait features archival materials, clips from shows, and testimonials.


Moderator Cédric Delorme-Bouchard

In association with Association des professionnels des arts de la scène du Québec (APASQ) + Fondation Jean-Paul Mousseau


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Danièle Lévesque ()

Following studies in applied arts at the Cégep du Vieux-Montréal, Danièle Lévesque has completed training in scenography at the National Theater School in 1983. The originality and boldness of her work changed the world of scenography in Quebec.

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Cédric Delorme-Bouchard (Montréal)

A lighting designer, scenographer, and director, Cédric Delorme-Bouchard has worked on 200 theatre, dance, and opera productions in over a dozen countries across North America, South America, Europe, and Asia.

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