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DéBatailles

CN D - Centre national de la danse Danse en amateur et répertoire 2014 - Director : Violaine, Rival

Choreographer(s) : Plassard, Denis (France)

Video producer : Centre national de la danse

Integral video available at CND de Pantin

en fr

DéBatailles

CN D - Centre national de la danse Danse en amateur et répertoire 2014 - Director : Violaine, Rival

Choreographer(s) : Plassard, Denis (France)

Video producer : Centre national de la danse

Integral video available at CND de Pantin

en fr

DéBatailles [remontage]

Plassard, Denis

Denis Plassard started to dance on a misunderstanding : wrapped up in crepe paper for the "End of the Year Show" in primary school, he was convinced that the steps meant something and that putting them together was just like writing sentences to tell a story... Since then, a question (a bit odd for a dancer/choreographer) haunts him: what does the movement mean? What do we say when we move?

He then decided to study dance and entered the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse in Lyon. After he graduated, he danced for 2 seasons with Josette Baïz's company in Aix-en-Provence.

In 1991, at the age of 23, he set up his own company named after his first solo, “Propos”, which was created the year before. Very early in his choreographic career, he tried to create dynamic links between speech and movement and his work focused on the connection between "Dance and Text". His choreographic writing is precise, sharp and very theatrical, and his style is quirky and full of humour and derision. Prolific choreographer and eager dancer, he enjoys being confronted with new universes and is continually looking for artistic meetings and crossroads between different aesthetics.

From Kafka to Mermet, from Bizet to Labiche, from the stage to the circus ring, he keeps having new ideas that mix hip-hop, circus, music, theatre and dance.


Source : The company Propos 's website


More information : compagnie-propos.com

Violaine, Rival

DéBaTailles [remontage 2014]

Choreography : Denis Plassard

Interpretation : Élisa Artero, Élisabeth Benkhedir, Sandrine Bianco, Jessica Gasch, Chrystelle Gavelle, Cécile Géniaux, Elsa Jomain, Véronique Laplane, Sylvette Mathieu, Cécile Meyer, Patricia Meyer, Philippe Simon, Marylène Tabuteau, Françoise Taret

Other collaborations : Extrait chorégraphique remonté par le groupe atelier de danse contemporaine de la MJC Cavaillon, coordinatrice artistique Marie-Hélène Piras, dans le cadre de Danse en amateur et répertoire (2013) - Intervenante danse Sylvette Mathieu

Duration : 18 minutes

Danse en amateur et répertoire

Amateur Dance and Repertory is a companion program to amateur practice beyond the dance class and the technical learning phase. Intended for groups of amateur dancers, it opens a space of sharing for those who wish to deepen a practice and a knowledge of the dance in relation to its history.


Laurent Barré
Head of Research and Choreographic Directories
Anne-Christine Waibel
Research Assistant and Choreographic Directories
+33 (0)1 41 83 43 96
danse-amateur-repertoire@cnd.fr


Source: CN D

More information: https://www.cnd.fr/fr/page/323-danse-en-amateur-et-repertoire-programme-d-aide

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