Friday 24th September 2021, Arkadia is offering a unique tour of the Solvay Hotel, one of the most prestigious Art Nouveau mansions in Brussels built by Victor Horta. Program: A performance danced by Michèle Noiret accompanied by clarinetist Jean-Louis Marchand and tour guide from Arkadia, specialist in the history of Hôtel Solvay (FR & EN) / Drink with the artists > Infos & booking
20, 21, 22 November 2021 - Théâtre de Liège / The choreographer participates in the international jury which will award the winning project of this second edition of the Dansathon. This event is co-organized by the Maison de la Danse in Lyon, Sadler’s Wells in London and the Théâtre de Liège > Infos
A new dance / cinema project intended for the first time in the choreographer's career for a young audience (from 12 years old) is being prepared for the Fall 2022. A futuristic scenario based on the theme of the impoverishment of our relation to the living. Creative residencies are planned at Charleroi danse, at the Centre des arts d'Enghien-les-Bains, at the Baerum Kulturhus in Oslo (NO) and at the Stormen Kulturhus in Bodo (NO). To be continued…
David Drouard, Michèle Noiret's artistic collaborator, will propose a workshop on 4 and 5 May 2021 at L'Estive, Scène Nationale de Foix et de l'Ariège, where Le Chant des ruines was due to be performed on 23 March 2021. The date of the performance has been postponed to April 12, 2022.
Before being cut off in its tracks, Le Chant des ruines was performed at Chaillot. This was a bizarrely prophetic piece, complete with a catastrophic landscape and masked dancers: a fictional image that became reality. > Read the press
Somewhere between dystopia and environmental drama, the performance that Michèle Noiret created last season, Le Chant des ruines, illustrates the concerns of the choreographer concerning our future. Inevitably, the current health crisis has put her tour on hold and has shed new light on this anticipatory project. > Read the article
The documentary "Michèle Noiret à contrechamp" by Tanguy Cortier and Alice Gorissen will be broadcast this Monday, July 6 at 11:15 p.m. on La Trois / RTBF and free access on Auvio throughout the summer. "A portrait where one feels the requirement, the lucidity about herself and also the love for this father, Joseph, member of the Cobra group, dearly cherished." Christian Jade
> Watch : https://www.rtbf.be/auvio/
Le Chant des ruines has been presented from February 18 to 22, 2020 at the Théâtre National in Brussels. Back to the press.
"A surprising piece whose strength is due to its breaking of rhythms, which introduce into this grim vision moments of exquisite dance and welcome short humorous sequences." Le Soir
"With simple means and an inventive use of imaging technology, Michèle Noiret provides an X-ray image of our time, lucid, but in which hope remains." Le Vif
“Michèle Noiret revitalises her vocabulary, without renouncing her creative identity. The performance orchestrated here by the choreographer ventures a lighter immediacy in metaphor.” La Libre Belgique