Can dance write? Can writing dance? Have the answer in Elle erre dans le songe, il respire ailleurs during the International Literature Festival in Montreal ! On September 22, 2019 | 8 pm | Cinquième Salle of the Place des Arts.
The myth of Orpheus in a feminist and existential perspective, adapted for two actresses: Stéphanie Cardi, Macha Grenon, a contemporary dancer: Louise Bédard and a musician: Pierre Kwenders. Presented by the Théâtre point d'Orgue, from 9 to 27 April 2019.
Louise flew to the Spanish Basque Country in mid-January for a one-month research residency at the Tabakalera Cultural Center in Donostia-San Sebastian, followed by a month of intensive work in Errenteria (Gipuzkoa) for the creation of production of a group piece for 8 Danztaz dancers in Errentéria. Louise thanks the Quebec Arts and Letters Council for its financial support.
Louise Bédard received the Prix de la Danse de Montréal, performer category for her solo performed in Catherine Gaudet's Tout qui va revient (2018). It is with joy that Louise has accepted this award presented by Le regroupement Québécois de la Danse and La Caisse Desjardins de la culture, which also highlight her prolific career.