April 16, 2024

The Trois-Rivières theater group Les Sages Fous begins a tour of the US with their present Tricycle from November seventh to December eighth.

Jacob Brindamour, present co-creator and sole performer, will current a sequence of performances throughout the Northeast United States, together with a sequence of three reveals on the prestigious La MaMa Theater Presentation Heart within the coronary heart of Manhattan. This arts middle is described by the New York Occasions as “a multicultural hive of avant-garde theater and efficiency artwork.”

Developed in Trois-Rivières, Tricyclele is meant to be a fairground recreation, a recreation of illusions and metamorphoses; a present wherein the particular person, the item and the doll coexist. The tricycle then transforms in entrance of the spectators’ eyes. Additionally it is a reference to the boys who journey via the town of Trois-Rivières on their outdated tricycles and their makeshift trailers.

After its cease at La MaMa, the present returns to Mayo Avenue Arts in Portland on November 18th and nineteenth, precisely ten years after Les Sages Fous visited with their Orphan Circus. Then it’s the flip of the Sandglass Theater in Vermont on December 1st and 2nd, after which the Puppet Showplace Theater in Brookline (Massachusetts) on December sixth and eighth. (MEBA)