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Program 2017

1sept.15oct.

Masq’alors!

Exhibition
Once again, Masq’alors! is pleased to offer you a visual arts exhibition where the art of the mask is explored through various artists, disciplines and visions. Artists: Miche...
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21sept.23sept.In collaboration with the Conseil de Culture de l'Estrie

Mask and Mouvment

Workshop
Professional artists are invited to a special 12-hour workshop with Berlin dancer Raphael Hillebrand, focused on the transforming power of masks to ones mouvements and characters ...
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21sept.09:0022sept.

Our school activities

Other
Once again, we are happy to offer to schools custom-made activities including : creation workshops; exhibitions guided tours; art of the scene representations; meeting with some ...
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21sept.17:0024sept.

Kurenti – Carnival in Slovenia

Exhibition
Slovenia-born photographer Tadej Znidarcic shares with us his favorite pictures of Slovenia’s most popular and ethnologically significant carnival’s character, the Ku...
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21sept.17:0024sept.

The Galerie des Nanas’ crocheted Way to St-Camille

Exhibition
Danville’s feminist and insubordinate art gallery La Galerie des Nanas travels to St-Camille with work of art from two of its untamed non-academic artists : stunning muzzled do...
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21sept.17:00

Opening Ceremony

Festive events
A first opportunity to share a special moment – and a drink – with artists from the festival. Exhibition opening, appetizers and surprise performances will punctuate t...
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21sept.17:0024sept.

The Masked Village

Exhibition
Wander around the village and you’ll be amazed by our local talents! Children from our primary school, students from l’École de la Montée in Sherbrooke, as well as citizens, ...
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21sept.17:0024sept.

Masks in every Sens!

Exhibition
The festival’s team is, let’s say… keen on masks! So much in fact that we want to share with you the rich documentation discovered during the two-year-research leading to 201...
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21sept.20:30

The Medecin Wheel

Performance
The medicine wheel is an important symbol for many First Nation’s people. The colours – red, black, white, and yellow – represent many things. Barbara Kaneratonn...
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22sept.17:30

Ivory Coast: The Sacred Power of Masks

Conference
Air sans frontière holds a show on Sunday September 24th....
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22sept.20:30

Go!

Performance
This third creation from Russia-born french puppet artist and designer Polina Borisova pictures with great sensibility an old lady bringing back to life memories and fragments of ...
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23sept.10:00

Homemade Beauty Masks

Workshop
A theoretical and practical workshop on homemade beauty masks. Annie Larouche, herbaliste and director of Institut Bija, herbalist’s school, and Sabrina Lambert, herbalist at...
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23sept.14:00

Fous comme des balais

Performance
Marie Tison and Denis Clément, directors of Masques et Motions / Les Broches à foin, visit the festival for the third time with this company’s young and talented interpr...
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23sept.15:30

Les trois petits vieux qui ne voulaient pas mourir

Performance
Learning one morning that all days of their lives have been used and that this day will be their last, Ernest, Stanislas et Désiré decide to pretend not to know, filling up time ...
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23sept.18:30

Les monologues du voile

Conference
Freelance journalist Kenza Bennis interviewed 83 women and more than 20 experts on the sensitive topic of islamic veil and its various forms, exploring in her book « Les monol...
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23sept.20:30

The Mask

Performance
Originally developed by Raphael Hillebrand and Sebastien Ramirez, this performance inspired the hearts of thousands of people around the globe. As finalists of „Incroyable Talen...
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23sept.22:00

Sadanga

Performance
Belgian story-teller Olivier Nonon comes back to Saint-Camille with this tale about an old Moroccan rose water maker who challenges prejudices and stereotypes in his own peaceful w...
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24sept.10:00

Au carrefour du monde

Conference
A movie-conference on the ancient tradition of carnival in Slovenia with Quebecor Noémie De Pas and Slovenian Tit Brecelj....
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24sept.13:30

Winks from China

Performance
In this performance, the Montreal Youth LVH Wushu Lion Dance Team will demonstrate Lion Dance, the origin of Lion Dance and Martial Arts; mainly Wushu and Hung Gar kung-fu. The M...
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24sept.13:30

Who doesn’t have his mask yet?

Workshop
Join us for our traditional joyful and creative mask workshop. Bring your own recycled material or draw from the festival’s supply, but most of all, let your imagination free! Ph...
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24sept.14:30

The Power of Raffia

Performance
It is a pleasure and an honour for us to host this year Air sans frontières, a non-profit organization from Abidjan (Côte d’Ivoire) which intervenes with orphans and street ki...
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24sept.15:30

Anamorphose

Other
A walk-about performance. Four living street signs turning St.Camille’s streets upside down....
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24sept.16:00

Parade

Festive events
Meeting point in front of the church Made anonymous by a mask or transformed from head to toe, the whole community gathers with artists, volunteers and trainees of this year’s fe...
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24sept.17:00

Wild Boar BBQ

Festive events
Festival’s artists, volunteers and public gather for this St-Camille boar BBQ. Bring your appetite… and your chair! Sausages from St-Camille’s farm Lait Sanglie...
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24sept.19:00

Masked Kino

Other
The Kino-kabarets movement, was born in Montreal in 1999 and has now many different groups around the world. The idea, is to create a short film within a short time frame. Everythi...
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