Homo Furens

Filipe Lourenço - Plan KHomo Furens

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Five men on stage perform military excercises incessantly. A Full Metal Jacket fueled piece, Homo Furens interrogates the way we look at movement wether it aims at choregraphic or combat purposes. As exhaustion and repetition grow, their moves will lead you towards a sense of peace.

Choregraphy: Filipe LOURENÇO
Assistant: Choregraphy Déborah LARY
Dancers: Youness ABOULAKOUL, Stéphane COUTURAS, Jérémy KOUYOUMDJIAN, Sylvère LAMOTTE, Rémy LEBLANC-MESSAGER
Lighting: Éric HOUILLE, Filipe LOURENÇO
Costumes: Filipe LOURENÇO
Administration / Production: Saül DOVIN
Diffusion: Hélène BERNADET

Production: PLAN-K
Coproduction: Théâtre de Bourges, CCN de Roubaix
L’association PLAN-K is sponsored by France- The Region Prefect of Centre-Val de Loire The Régional Direction of Cultural Affairs,
This creation has benefited from residencies at: CCN of Roubaix, Micadanses, CND of Pantin, Theater of Bourges.

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Biography

Filipe Lourenço is a French choreographer. Hid  artistic work began in 1988 with Arab-Andalou music, namely the El Albaycin orchestra, with whom he worked for 12 years. In 1997 he attended the Centre Nationale de Danse Contemporaine d’Angers (CNDC), before signing his first contract, in 1999, with Olivier Bodin. Since then he has collaborated with many different choreographers such as Patrick le Doaré, Catherine Diverrès, Georges Appaix, Joëlle Bouvier, Michèle Noiret, Nasser Martin-Gousset, with whom he has worked regularly since 2006 (Péplum, Comedy, I want you and Pacifique), Christian Rizzo and Boris Charmatz… In 2008 he created the ‘Plant Collective’ along with performers Laurie Young and Giota Kallimani.