Centre Chorégraphique National de Caen en Normandie.

CANCELLATION: As part of the mobilization against the pension reform, the public opening of Latifa Laâbissi and Antonia Baehr around their next creation "Colors and Numbers" will not take place on Thursday March 23 at 7 p.m.

Alban Richard

Past seasons

  • Nombrer les étoiles

    Past seasons

    from March 8, 2016 to January 10, 2019

    Conception : Alban Richard with Alla francesca ensemble

    Created in : les 8 & 9 mars 2016 et 11 mars 2016

    Creation place : Théâtre 71 — scène nationale de Malakoff et au Théâtre Paul Eluard (tpe) — scène conventionnée de Bezons

    Nom­brer les étoiles is an immer­sion into a form spe­cif­ic to the Middle Ages, the bal­lad, a lit­er­ary and music­al genre of great sens­it­iv­ity. The danced song, an ancest­or of kinds to the pop song, con­tains sev­er­al stan­zas, a chor­us but also plenty …


  • Les estoiles nombrer

    Past seasons

    from April 17, 2016 to April 29, 2020

    Conception : Alla francesca and Alban Richard

    Created in : 17 et 18 avril 2016

    Creation place : Musée de Cluny — musée national du Moyen-Age, Paris

    “Nes qu’on porroit les estoiles nom­brer” [If we could count the stars] Inspired by this bal­lad for three voices by Guil­laume de Machaut (1300−1377), this piece fea­tures excerpts from a new pro­ject based on the meet­ing of two lan­guages that have noth­ing …


  • Pléiades

    Past seasons

    from June 24, 2011 to September 28, 2017

    Conception : Alban Richard with Percussions de Strasbourg

    Created in : 24 juin 2011

    Creation place : l’Agora, Cité internationale de la danse, Festival Montpellier Danse

    Com­posed by Ian­nis Xena­kis, Pléi­ades was ori­gin­ally a com­mis­sion from the City of Stras­bourg in 1979 for the Per­cus­sions de Stras­bourg and the Bal­let du Rhin. Hav­ing now become a key ref­er­ence in con­tem­por­ary music, the work has been per­formed in con­cert …