La morsure de l’ange

Original text by Daniel Danis placed upon
images by Alain Lavallée and José Babin.
Artistic collaboration: Fabrizio Montecchi
Performers: Denys Lefebvre and Alain Lavallée

A Théâtre Incliné, Festival Mondial des Théâtres de Marionnettes in Charleville-Mézières (France), and Casteliers co-production.
This show was developed during successive creative residencies at Teatro Gioco Vita (Italy), the Maison des arts de Laval, FAIT de l’Assomption and Casteliers (Quebec).

When I was 8 years old, my father bought me snakeskin cowboy boots.
They made a lot of noise when I walked.
I became visible.
People at the drive-in would tell me:
You’ve got mighty fine boots, young man.
Just like your dad.

Among the scrap cars that have taken over his childhood drive-in, Pierre-Yves settles accounts with the ghost of his old cowboy father. The weather begins to take on a frosty chill … until an angel crashes into the lamppost next to the ramshackle movie screen.

A poetic two-step between an actor, a mannequin, and his double, surrounded by shadows and video images.

Story: Daniel Danis
Direction and Scenic Writing: José Babin and Alain Lavallée
Artistic Collaboration: Fabrizio Montecchi
Performers: Denys Lefebvre and Alain Lavallée
Music: Guido Del Fabbro
Shadows: Alain Lavallée
Video Images: Martin Laroche
Scenography: Loic Lacroix Hoy
Puppet: Guy Fortin
Accessories: Valérie Gagnon Hamel
Stage management, lighting design: Andréanne Deschênes
Sound and Video Manipulation: Samuel Thériault
Voice over: Paul Dion, Denys Lefebvre et José Babin
Singing voice: Safia Nolin
Family movie: We thank Xavier Milot, Gabryel Content-Tardif and Brigitte Chartier

Febuary 18, 2017 at 7:30
Maison culturelle et communautaire
12 004, Rolland boulevard,
Montréal-Nord

March 15, 2017 at 13:30
École secondaire Jean-Grou
12725 Boulevard Rodolphe-Forget,
Montréal

Festival Mondial des Théâtres de Marionnettes (Charleville-Mézières, France)
17 September 2015 - 27 September 2015
Espace Go (Montreal, Qc)
20 October 2015 - 24 October 2015
Mirella and Lino Saputo Theatre (Montreal, Qc)
25 October 2015 - 25 October 2015
Théâtre Hector-Charland (L'Assomption, Qc)
1 March 2016 - 1 March 2016
Rencontre Théâtre Ados (Laval,Qc)
19 April 2016 - 19 April 2016
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Professionnal space

Duration: 65 minutes
Target Audience: Adult, 14 years +
Audience Capacity: 400
Performance Space: 9 m x 7 m x 5.5 m (h)
Touring Staff: 5
Please contact us for financial terms.

Excerpt-slides / 2:48 min. (Youtube)

plan LX PREL MorsureV3 (.pdf – 619 ko)
Technical rider (.pdf – 188 ko)

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