SOMOS

El Nucleo - France/Colombia

Pour tous
SOMOS_1
Sylvain Frappat
SOMOS_2
Sylvain Frappat
SOMOS_3
Sylvain Frappat
SOMOS_4
Sylvain Frappat
SOMOS_5
Sylvain Frappat

Dates

July 10-13, 9 PM
July 14, 4 PM

Informations

TypeIndoor
Duration1h10
PlaceTOHU

RATES (Taxes not included)

1st Category: $48
2nd Category: $39
3rd Category: $29

Kids starting at: $15
Students starting at: $24
65 and + starting at: $27

FOR ALL
8 years +

GROUP RATES
Receive a 25% rebate for groups of 15 and more.
For more information : 514-374-3522 ext :2304 or groupes@tohu.ca

Lifelong friends from the streets of Bogotá, of which we can feel the chaotic rumbling, the artists of SOMOS talk about their childhood and shared memories. They play, push and tease each other, with gentle humanity.

This show, a celebration of the brotherhood, leaves the audience shaken and inspired. Only supported by impactful soundtrack and lighting, the six friends with a good sense of humour, communicate the power of their story and the beauty of togetherness, against all odds.

Astonishing.

Visit El Nucleo's website here

Wilmer Marquez, creator and artist in SOMOS, talks about the play and its purpose. Watch

El Nucleo

Acrobatic circus company El Nucleo, around since 2011, is led by two co-artistic directors, Wilmer Marquez and Edward Aleman, an acrobatic feat duo. Together, they develop artistic projects based on several of their own characteristics:

  • The connection to Colombia, their homeland, which shows through their sources of inspiration as much as their desire in the coming years to create direct artistic partnerships with the country.
  • Their self-taught multidisciplinary journey before joining the Centre national des arts du Cirque de Châlons in Champagne, a prestigious school in France.
  • Their experience as Colombians living in Europe, which inspires themes such as encounters, loneliness, homelessness, the place of everyone in the world, which can be found in their various artistic projects.
  • The search for a language and sensitive acrobatic composition.

"Nothing breaks the complicity and the fluidity of this acrobatic solidarity, delivered at arm's length and by force of sweat, carried by the clouds of talc which float like so many poetic clouds between the jets of the spotlights."

- Isabelle Paré, Le Devoir

A creation by Wilmer Marquez With the artistic collaboration of Edward Aleman

With: Wilmer Marquez ,Edward Aleman, Jonathan Frau, Jimmy Lozano, Cristian Forero, Diego Moreno Ruiz

Light creation: Elsa Revol

Sound creation: Butch Mac Koy

General Management: Laurent Lecoq

Costume design: Marie Meyer

Production and Diffusion : Fanny Fauvel

The company will be present at the Montreal Cirque Festival with the support of the ODIA NORMANDIE, Office of artistic diffusion.
Creative Partners:
• DRAC Normandie
• Région Normandie
• Département de Seine Maritime
• Le CDN de Normandie - Rouen (76)
• La Brèche, Pôle National des Arts du Cirque de Cherbourg Octeville (50)
• Le Cirque Théâtre d’Elbeuf, pôle national des art du Cirque de haute Normandie (76
• Le Carré Magique, Pôle National des Arts du Cirque de Lannion (22)
• L’Agora, Pôle national des arts du cirque de Boulazac (24)
• Atelier 231, Sotteville les Rouen (76)
• Communauté d’agglomération de Caen par « Eclat(s) de rue » – Ville de Caen (14)
• Théâtre les 3 T, Châtellerault (86)
• Espace jean Vilar, Ifs (14)
• Le Polaris, Corbas (69)
• SPEDIDAM

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