Sadness Quartet

Daniel Léveillé

Canada (Quebec)
dance
Duration 60 min.
Booth 100
Maison de la culture Frontenac
Artistic Direction: Daniel Léveillé
A variable-geometry quartet, this new piece clearly reflects a choreographer in full mastery of his technique and dancers at the very peak of their artistry, in a performance where sadness loses its solemnity. "Sadness Quartet is a pure delight" – Les Inrockuptibles Dancers: Mathieu Campeau, Dany Desjardins, Ellen Furey, Esther Gaudette, Justin Gionet, Simon Renaud *Presented as part of Série B
Represented by
George Skalkogiannis DLD
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