Par AFP, publié le 07/07/2014 à 08:34, mis à jour à 08:34
Avignon – Serge Kakudji is all smilles – at 26 years old, a child of Lubumbashi, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, he is in the opening of the Festival d’Avignon in “Coup fatal,” given from the 5th to 8th of July before a two-year world tour.
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The latest show of Alain Platel combines Baroque and Congolese music with unprecedented mastery specifically to enchant “In Avignon.”
Reviewer’s note : ★★★★★
A stage full of instruments, string curtains made from bullet casings, plastic blue seats. In one image, the show is this: the war, the struggle, the party, the cheap that has value.
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Avignon: the opening two shows canceled
By Susie Bourquin
Published July 4, 2014 at 11:24 Updated July 4, 2014 at 13:46
Des banderoles place des Carmes à Avignon.
Banners instead of the Carmelites in Avignon. © Diane Shenouda
STRIKE – The festival director Olivier Py, has announced the cancellation of two opening performances.
Tonight that is to be launched the 68th edition of the Festival d’Avignon, but both shows are opening canceled, announced the festival director Olivier Py.