One person appears to be hanging from ceiling. The next person is sitting down with various arms coming from their back holding various objects, such as a blowdryer, a music book on their lap, kitchen utensils and an apple on a cutting board. Cream coloured room.

Fissures X La Ménagerie

Created by Milie Véronneau X Johanna Simon | Produced by Entente Cordiale | Origin: Ottawa, Canada
Venue 3 – LabO
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Part One (30 minutes): «Fissures» is an exploration of states of mind and being. Struggles with mental health, identity and self-perception issues are at the core of this personal moment that is set up for viewers to observe…

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  • Friday, June 16th9:30pm
  • Saturday, June 17th7:00pm
  • Sunday, June 18th3:30pm
  • Wednesday, June 21st11:00pm
  • Friday, June 23rd6:30pm
  • Sunday, June 25th7:30pm
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Part Two (30 minutes) “I’m not calm; I am fire, I am living, I am color. I am essence, I am pleasure, I am rebellion. I am instinct, I am skin, I am revolution. I can be anything but calm.” -Frida Kahlo…

« La Ménagerie » is a gateway to a disproportionate universe, mixing gender stereotypes and modern transformations of the human condition. Immersed in intimate spaces, powerful and moving, it is without sparing that these three performers engage in a frantic race against time. In an accumulation of information, fighting against exhaustion, the dance becomes erratic, even chaotic. When… arrive the time to free themselves from the commandment, to take a step forward on crude sounds and substantives with mystical tendency; to affirm what they really are. Between strength, elegance, and vulnerability, they stand side by side, carried by the same desire to be together. The first creation for AparT collective which used its contemporary dance and theatrical influences to create original and powerful writing. Gestural research is inspired by daily movements that allow us to feel closer to one another.

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