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Hocus Pocus At Cyprus Contemporary Dance Festival

Hocus Pocus is mainly based on the power of images, their magic and the sensations they provoke. The very unique set design allows for a playful and magical exploration into a game of appearances and disappearances of both bodies and accessories.

The brotherly relationship that develops between the two dancers constitutes the show’s guiding thread, both through the hardships they create for themselves to toughen themselves up, as well as through the fantastic voyage that subsequently awaits them.

Hocus Pocus is one of the few contemporary dance works intended for a young audience. It seeks to challenge the imagination of its audience, while weaving a narrative that is open enough for each child to build his or her own story.

Concept and choreography: Philippe Saire

Choreography in collaboration with the dancers: Philippe Chosson Mickaël Henrotay-Delaunay

Dancers on tour: Philippe Chosson Pep Garrigues

Stage device: Léo Piccirelli

Props and accessories: Julie Chapallaz Hervé Jabveneau

Sound design: Stéphane Vecchione

Technical direction: Vincent Scalbert

Construction: Cédric Berthoud

Music: Peer Gynt του / by Edvard Grieg

Organized by: Deputy Ministry of Culture (Department of Modern and Contemporary Culture) and Rialto Theatre

Rialto Theatre, Andrea Drousioti at Heroes Square 3040 L/sol

Wednesday 07/06 at 17:00 (45’) (7+)

Price: €8 (€30 for all performances) E-ticket:

Box Office: 77 77 77 45 (Monday – Friday 10:00 -15:00)

Free entrance to students, soldiers, pensioners and dance professionals Free transportation from Nicosia

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