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Lisaboa Houbrechts

Theatre, For all Theatre, For all, 2020|21 season

Lisaboa Houbrechts

Bruegel

from to

Grande Halle

starting from €10

duration: 2h

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  • June 2022
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  • Full rate 26
  • Subscribers and Villette card 15
  • Young Subscribers 10
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Presentation

Recount the life of Pierre Bruegel l'Ancien on stage: this is the aim of Bruegel. The performance takes us back to the sixteenth century, the time of the cosmographer Mercator and the printer Plantin, of celestial discoveries and the rise of translations, and of the considerable commercial development of Anvers. 


Through Margot La Folle, the central and ambiguous figure of one of the master's canvases, and brought to life here, we encounter publishers, painters, rhetoricians, thinkers and merchants, whose philosophical and poetic exchanges, rooted in their era, irrefutably resonate with ours: female representations, mass productions, globalisation, artists' status, economic models, and issues relating to traditions, myths and beliefs. A plural fresco combining theatre, dance, visual arts and music, Bruegel unveils the Flemish master's astonishing modernity and the infinite richness of his work.

Practical information

From June 23rd to 25th
Thursday, Friday 8pm
Saturdy 7pm

2h

Getting here

Porte de Pantin

Porte de Pantin

75, 151 : Porte de Pantin

Show in Dutch, subtitled in French

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