Festival TransAmériques



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Country and Region CanadaQuebec
Type of Festival Dance, Drama
Location of Festival Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Festival Contact Information

Festival TransAmériques
C.P. 1206, Succursale Desjardins
Montréal, Québec, H5B 1C3
Canada
Phone: (01) 514-842-0704
Fax: (01) 514-842-3795
Email: info@fta.qc.ca

Festival Description

One of the largest performing arts platforms in North America, the Festival TransAmériques will be welcoming this spring more than 20 major contemporary dance and theatre companies from here and abroad. In addition there are two free outdoor events. This international, multilingual event will bring a breath of fresh air to Montreal stages, featuring innovative programming that reflects the dynamism and diversity of the performing arts around the world. A mix of prestigious names and emerging voices from, it is a great opportunity to discover strong and striking contemporary works.

Festival Dates May 23 - June 8, 2013
Festival Links

http://www.fta.qc.ca/

Festival Events:

Performances/performer 2013:
  • BEAUTY REMAINED FOR JUST A MOMENT… / Robyn Orlin
  • BIRDS WITH SKYMIRRORS / Lemi Ponifasio
  • GANESH VERSUS THE THIRD REICH / Back to Back Theatre
  • LA GRANDE ET FABULEUSE HISTOIRE DU COMMERCE / Joël Pommerat
  • L’HOMME ATLANTIQUE / Marguerite Duras + Christian Lapointe
  • KHAOS / Ginette Laurin
  • LEVÉE DES CONFLITS / Boris Charmatz
  • OUTRAGE AU PUBLIC / Peter Handke + Christian Lapointe
  • LE SACRE DU PRINTEMPS / Xavier Le Roy
  • SO BLUE / Louise Lecavalier
  • TRIESTE / Marie Brassard
  • WINNERS & LOSERS / James Long + Marcus Youssef
  • YELLOW TOWEL / Dana Michel

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Videos:
  • Dachshund UN / Montréal
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sdKp7YMWpFI&feature;=youtu.be

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Practical Info:

Photo slideshow credits:
  • In order of appearance
    • Bodies in Urban Spaces, Willi Dorner (Vienna), dance/performance. Photo by Lisa Rastl Brighton
    • Festival TransAmériques Logo (2011-2013)
    • Moi qui me parle à moi-même dans le future, Marie Brassard (Montréal), theatre. Photo by Nurith Wagner-Strauss
    • Neutral Hero, New York City Players/Richard Maxwell (New York), theatre. Photo by Michael Schmelling
    • Pororoca, Lia Rodrigues (Rio de Janeiro), dance. Photo by Sammi Landweer
    • Yume No Shiro, Daisuke Miura (Tokyo), theatre. Photo by Klaus Lefebvre
    • The You Show, Kidd Pivot/Crystal Pite (Vancouver/Frankfurt), dance. Photo by Joerg Baumann
Tickets:
  • Online information at
    http://www.fta.qc.ca/en/shows
  • By phone
    +01 514 844-3822, or toll free at 1-866-984-3822

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