Bouge: IDIOT at the Wildside Festival

Helen Simard

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Part dance show, part rock concert, and part hallucination, IDIOT is an absurd creation inspired by the legendary American musician: Iggy Pop. // Situé quelque part entre le spectacle chorégraphique, le concert rock et l'hallucination, IDIOT est inspiré par le légandaire musicien américain Iggy Pop.


Presented in collaboration with Bouge d'ici.

Jan 6, 7, 11, 12, 13 at 8pm.
Running Time: 60 minutes
Centaur Theatre, 453 St Francois Xavier St
as a part of the Wildside Festival

4-SHOW SUPERPASS: $50 reg. / $40 subscribers, students, under30, seniors
SINGLE SHOW: $16 reg. / $13 subscribers, students, under30, seniors
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Concept and creation (in collaboration with the performers): Helen Simard
Performers: Stacey Désilier, Stephanie Fromentin, Jackie Gallant, Sébastien Provencher, Emmalie Ruest, Roger White, Ted Yates
Text by: Helen Simard & Mathieu Leroux
Dramaturgical support: Mathieu Leroux & George Stamos
Lighting: Benoit Larivière
Sound: Jody Burkholder
Stage manager: holly Greco
Costumes: Helen Simard & Tereska Gesing
PR Consultant: Patrick Lloyd-Brennan

IDIOT was created with the support of: La Chapelle Scènes Contemporaines, le département de danse de l'UQAM, Théâtre Mainline, and École de danse contemporaine de Montréal.

60 minutes
Pour âges / For ages 16+
Retardataires / Latecomers : 60 minutes

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