Jonah Bokaer at Concordan(s)e Festival

March 2, 2015 | By Robin Guivarc'h
© Jonah Bokaer & Antoine Dufeu, The Museum of Nothing

American choreographer Jonah Bokaer has been invited to present his new work, The Museum of Nothing, as part of the ninth edition of French Concordan(s)e Festival.

Every year, this festival invites couples of choreographers and writers that have never met before to support them in the production of a new work together. This year, Jonah Bokaer will collaborate with French writer Antoine Dufeu. Following two residencies, the first at Camargo Foundation in Cassis in December 2014 and the second at Le Phare, Centre Chorégraphique National du Havre, in January 2015, the two artists will tour France together this spring to present the result of their collaboration: The Museum of Nothing.

This year, Concordan(s)e Festival will also feature works by choreographers Fabrice Lambert, Yann Lheureux, Julie Desprairies and Anne-Mareike Hess; and writers Gaëlle Obiegly, François Beaune, Thomas Clerc and Nathalie Ronvaux.

Concordan(s)e Festival, 9th edition: From March 11 through April 16, 2015. More information here.

The Museum of Nothing in France:

Nantes: March 19 at 8:00 p.m. at the Maison de la Poésie. More information here.
Vitry-sur-Seine: March 22 at 4:30 p.m. at the MAC/VAL. More information here.
Pantin: April 1 & 2 at 8:30 p.m. at the Centre National de la Danse. More information here.
Créteil: April 3 & 4 at 8:30 p.m. at the MAC. More information here.
Paris: April 7 at 8:00 p.m. at the Maison de la Poésie. More information here.
Les Lilas: April 8 at 3:00 p.m at the Bibliothèque André Malraux (in association with Hors Limites festival).
Paris: April 10 at 7:00 p.m. at the Mona Bismarck American Center. More information here.
Courbevoie: April 11 at 2:00 p.m. at the Bibliothèque Principale.
Avignon: April 14 at 6:30 p.m. at the CDC Les Hivernales. More information here.
An extract of the work will also be presented in Librairie l'Atelier, Paris, on March 13 at 8:00 p.m. Free entrance.
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