Philippe Quesne / CampoFrance / Belgium
In Next Day the Paris director Philippe Quesne catapults us to an other world, a universe where normality manifests itself in all its extremities. Thirteen children between 8 and 11 inhabit a bizarre microcosm where there is no question of adults. Here, dream and reality, music and language, loneliness and the group are interwoven. Philippe Quesne's work is grafted on the small rituals of daily life, which he transforms into ceremonies, sometimes melancholic, sometimes funny but always symptomatic of the shortcomings of our society. The stage becomes a laboratory, a 'vivarium space' where things can originate which, in real life, are 'not done'. Next Day fits into the series of legendary performances with children made by great directors at Campo.
* Villeneuve d'Ascq: 26.11 - 19:15h
* Armentières: 26.11 - 18:30h (rés. Le vivat)
BY Philippe Quesne / WITH Marthe Bollaert, Tijl De Bleecker, Mona De Broe, Sven Delbaer, Fons Dhaenens, Lisa Gythiel, Lars Nevejans, Flo Pauwels, Sien Tillmans, Camiel Vanden Eynde, Lizzi Van De Vyver, Ona-Lisa Van Haver, Jaco Win Mei Van Robays / ARTISTIC COLLABORATORS Pol Heyvaert & Léo Gobin / PRODUCTION ASSISTANT Phéline Thierens / TECHNICAL DIRECTOR Philippe Digneffe / TECHNIQUE Bart Huybrechts / PRODUCTION Campo / COPRODUCTION Theater der Welt 2014, Manheim / Festival d’Automne, Paris / Théâtre Nanterre, Amandiers / LIFT, London / La Bâtie, Festival de Genève / WITH THE SUPPORT OF Noorderzon performing Arts Festival, Groningen and Hau Hebbel am Ufer, Berlin
Duration: 60 min
Location: Kortrijk - Budascoop