Denise-Pelletier Theater: sniffing the air of the times

Claude Poissant, artistic director of Theater Denise-Pelletier, announced yesterday the content of his 2019-2020 season, with the desire to make us go to the theater, “to get out of ourselves, to go elsewhere and smell the air of the time, “reads the presentation statement. On the program in the two halls of the company, Goldoni, […]

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Old Town Road : the country hit Nashville did not want

First removed from Billboard magazine’s country charts because it was “not country enough”, singer Lil Nas X’s Old Town Road has just climbed to the top of the overall charts. The initial controversy sparked by Billboard speaks volumes about the reluctance of the country milieu to open up, about redefining musical genres, but also about […]

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The image of a crying little girl awarded at the World Press Photo

The shocking cliché of a little Honduran girl in tears, her gaze turned to her mother searched by an agent at the US border, won Thursday the photo of the year award of the prestigious World Press Photo. This image captured in June 2018 by John Moore, a Getty photographer, shows Sandra Sanchez and her […]

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The Group of the Vigil at the Avignon Festival

The “in” program of the Festival d’Avignon, next July, will have Quebec accents, with the Group of the Vigil and the actor Emmanuel Schwartz, who participate in Nous, Europe, banquet of peoples , great poetic and historical text signed Laurent Gaude and directed by Roland Auzet. This international project will be defended by actors of […]

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