Initiatives

Participatory projects, projects in the educational environment, and danced seminars are all protean labs connected with one another thanks to one of the main focuses of the company: a creation department dedicated to the exploration of human trajectories through the concept of resistance, and of resilience. The two choreographers’ questionings about the relationship between the Human-beings and the Territory spring up, becoming a common thread.

Current projects :

> REZIZTE Révé ! in Sainte-Rose

> ESPERANZA in Pantin

> Workshops and performances in Alexandre Macal school in Saint-François (971), in partnership with the association Correspon’Danse

Partners : Drac Ile-de-France (culture et lien social), DAC Guadeloupe, Région Ile-de-France, Préfecture de Seine-Saint-Denis, Préfecture de Guadeloupe, Conseil Départemental de Guadeloupe, Est Ensemble, Ville de Pantin, le CND et les Archives Nationales.

Shared Perspectives with Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Edouard Glissant

Workshops with libraries dedicated to Afro-American and Caribbean literature, dance conference about creolization as a vector for change and encounter.

« Les Rhizomes » is a program meant to support and facilitate creation and outreach projects for choreographing artists and cultural associations with Dance projects of Guadeloupe.

The program is in general initiated by a creation or outreach project. The artists and structures are, according to their needs, assisted by a team of professionals who kindly provide their expertise and savoir-faire.

Artistic Expertise: Choreographers, Playwrights, Directors, Light Designers, Stage Managers.

Administration and Production Expertise: Production Managers, Company Administrators/Managers.

Communication Expertise: PR Officer, Communication Officer

Networking Expertise: Cultural Engineers, Speakers, Territorial Attachés.

The project is supported by the DAC of Guadeloupe, in partnership with La Belle Ouvrage.

We want to create enablers…through experimentation, research, from performative projects to writing residencies. It is all about providing shared spaces for artistic exchanges about the city and the society, creating sensible trajectories and experiencing them together, providing common space for encounters, make a step towards other people through art performance, inventing In situ moments with demonstrations, projects, that could imbricate inside the territory in harmony with its own dynamics.
We want to create a space of confrontation through communication, discussion. It is a blessing to convey the tools for creation, knowing that every creative process is unique, leading to a unique outcome, one window in the essential to the co-construction of the City.

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Created by Waly Cissé, Diane Boquillon & Stacy Marie-Luce