_jeanne_dark_Marion Siéfert (Aubervilliers)26, 27, 28 May
On Instagram, she is _jeanne_dark_, sixteen years old, Catholic family, embarrassed by her virginity. Using her phone, she speaks live. From the digital ashes emerge the paradoxes of a contemporary heroine.
The door opened westSarah Chase (Vancouver + Montreal)
Marc Boivin (Vancouver + Montreal)01, 01, 02, 02, 03 03, June
The door opened west
With modesty and sensitivity, Marc Boivin performs an autobiographical solo that sheds light on the mysterious architecture of memory.
Un temps pour toutSovann Rochon-Prom Tep (Montreal)04, 05, 06, 07 June
Un temps pour tout
Children and adults, come on in! In a cozy atmosphere, the hip-hop dancers Pax, Jigsaw and Sangwn express themselves in a spirit of sharing. Raw, explosive, joyful.
Je suis une maudite sauvagesseAn Antane Kapesh (Maliotenam)
Charles Bender (Montreal)05, 09, 10 June
Je suis une maudite sauvagesse
Torn away from the nomadic lifestyle and forced into outrageous living conditions on the reservations near Sept-Îles—the tragedies of the First Nations are lucidly and boldly condensed in the words of Innu author An Antane Kapesh.
Le virus et la proiePierre Lefebvre (Montreal)
Benoît Vermeulen (Montreal)06, 09, 10 June
Le virus et la proie
The latest piece of writing by Pierre Lefebvre is a plea against injustice. Four voices condemn the virality of power at the expense of emancipated lives.
La fille de Christophe ColombRéjean Ducharme (Montreal)
Martin Faucher (Montreal)08, 09, 10 June
La fille de Christophe Colomb
Written in free verse, this novel by Réjean Ducharme is a poetic oddity. Colombe Colomb, daughter of Christophe Colomb, embarks on an epic journey ending in an apocalypse.