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Khalid Benghrib/ Maâlem Hassan Boussou

Dance, For all Dance, For all, 2019-20 season

Khalid Benghrib/ Maâlem Hassan Boussou

L'Haal

Africa 2020

Grande Halle

starting from 10€

duration 1h

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  • June 2020
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Prices

  • Full rate 26€
  • Subscribers and Villette card 15€
  • Young Subscribers 10€
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Presentation

Khalid Benghrib forages through his childhood memories, those he has kept of the Haal transe ritual, entrusted to him in the past by his grandmothers, in Morocco. Far from reproducing the actual ritual on stage, an inevitably vain undertaking, he digs deep into his own reactions to it, into the joy and passion of it, into that always uncertain physical process where dance, music, vocal performance and percussion alternate with sensuality, bodily power and rhythmic frenzies. And so he invents a choreographed musical fresco embodied by nine dancers, where the Gnawa fairyland – 'black' brotherhoods – and the Hmadchas – 'white' brotherhoods come together in an imaginary fusion. No devil, no spirits and no simulation, but an intense and infectious flow of vibrations and colours, lines and energies, emanating from the stage and spreading through the room.

For the Africa 2020 season

Practical information

venue

Grande Halle

Friday, June 19th 2020
At 8pm

duration

1h

Getting here

Porte de Pantin

Porte de Pantin

75, 151 : Porte de Pantin

Parking Sud" Cité de la Musique"
PRM call 01 40 03 75 75

Before every show, the restaurant la Petite Halle is open.

Partners

Production credits

Visual Khalid Benghrib / Maâlem Hassan Boussou © Jaw Ad

With the Institut du Monde arabe

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