Froth of the daydream
July 11, 2019
11:30 - 17:00
Including shuttle time
About Froth of the daydream
Colin is in love with Chloe, in a world he imagines, and his emotions are so strong that they jostle the laws of physics.
Two exceptional performances of Boris Vian's famous jazz novel, organized as a preview for his birth's century in 2020. This show is a contemporary and innovative interpretation of one of a jewel of our french literature. An adaptation for only one actor on stage, evolving, through twenty sequences, in a visual, sound and digital device.
The author Boris Vian
Boris Vian is a French writer, poet, singer, critic and jazz musician (trumpet player). Engineer at the Ecole Centrale, he was also a screenwriter, translator (Anglo-American), actor and painter. Such are the parallel lives of Boris Vian aka Bison Ravi, aka Vernon Sullivan, aka Baron Visi, aka Vernon Sinclair ... In 2020, we will celebrate his birth 's century.
The director Julie Desmet Weaver
Julie Desmet Weaver is an author, and a stage director. She is engaged in the exploration of transversal and multidisciplinary writing involving digital language, in order to offer new experiences to the audience, and to initiate meetings around literary, visual, sound and interactive stories. In 2018, she is laureate of STARTS / EUROPE Horizon2020
A wonderful show. Dark and bright. Pure Boris Vian. All the narration is linked to the emotional journey of Colin, the main character of "Froth of the daydream". In this reverie's space, the scene transforms into an effervescent mirror, the memories of Colin parade and the imagination of the public with.