Research project 2019-2021
"Warm" is a choreographic, performative and scenographic research on human interdependence and the curative power of movement. A questioning, by the body and the object, of the heat experienced, shared or fantasized, or how to question this notion within the theater itself.
Using first aid gestures, gestures accessible to all and yet often misunderstood, this project raises the question of the "right" emotional distance when faced with the other’s distress. It is based on the guidelines taught by the Red Cross, which advocate "composure", a state that allows effective action without forgetting empathy, respect and attentiveness to the victim. An ideal state, a kind of canon of "being in the world" towards which to strive, more or less achievable depending on the circumstances and sensitivities of each person...
Director: Fanny Brouyaux
Assistant director: Sophie Guisset
Performers: David Séchaud, Florian Vuille et Fanny Brouyaux.
External eye: Louise Vanneste
Dramaturgy: Nadid Belaatik
This project is supported by Fédération Wallonie Bruxelles, La Bellone, Materiais Diversos (PT), Charleroi danse, Pôle sud CDCN Strasbourg (Fr), Le Gymnase CDCN – Roubaix Hauts-de-France (Fr), théâtre Marni and WBI.
Fanny Brouyaux is accompanied by Grand Studio