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Machine de Cirque

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2018/2019 Tour Dates

Sun-Tues,
July 28 & 29
Matsumoto Performing Arts Center
Machine de Cirque
Matsumoto City, Nagano, Japan
Th,
August 2
Kitakyushu Performing Arts Center
Machine de Cirque
Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka, Japan
Sun,
August 5
Komaki City Municipal Hall
Machine de Cirque
Komaki City, Aichi, Japan
Tues & Wed,
August 7 & 8
Hyogo Performing Arts Center
Machine de Cirque
Nishinomiya City, Hyogo, Japan
Wed-Sun
Sept 26-Oct 7
New Victory Theater
Machine de Cirque
New York, NY

Please check back soon for newly announced tour dates!

Press

“Immensely gifted performers… and spectacular routines.”

– Boston Globe

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“This show will make you stand up and cheer for humanity”

– WGBH Boston

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“Rarely is there an ensemble that can so stunningly give a nod to tradition before blowing it off for something more inventive.”

-Lucy Gellman, New Haven Independent

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Repertory

Poetic and humorous, the five guys of Machine de Cirque really know how to please. The only problem is they think they are all alone in the world. Their mission is to find others with the use of a strange machine. Will they do it? It is far from certain! They are easily distracted by their silly games and have a definite talent for putting themselves in perilous situations.
Courageous, touching and funny, these five crazy characters are full a contagious spirit they can’t wait to share with you. They masterfully handle the teeterboard, juggling clubs, drums, and even bath towels! Energizing! Daring! Machine de Cirque will dazzle you with its stunning feats.
Approximate duration: 90 minutes without intermission

Bios

 

Boasting performers from Cirque du Soleil, Cirque Eloize, and Les Sept Doigts, Machine de Cirque was created by juggler/acrobats Raphaël Dubé and Yohann Trépanier, along with percussionist Fred Lebrasseur, under the artistic direction of Vincent Dubé. Guinness World Record holders for the most consecutive back flips on a teeter board as a team of two, Maxim Laurin and Ugo Dario joined the team and Machine de Cirque was premiered in May, 2015 in Quebec City.

 

Poetic and humorous, the five guys of Machine de Cirque really know how to please. The only problem is they think they are all alone in the world. Their mission is to find others with the use of a strange machine. Will they do it? It is far from certain! They are easily distracted by their silly games and have a definite talent for putting themselves in perilous situations. Courageous, touching and funny, these five crazy characters are full a contagious spirit they can’t wait to share with you. They masterfully handle the teeterboard, juggling clubs, drums, and even bath towels! Machine de Cirque will dazzle you with its stunning feats.

 

Based in Quebec City, Machine de Cirque’s show premiered in the US at the International Festival of Arts & Ideas in 2016. It was presented for two sold-out weeks by Arts Emerson in September, 2016 in Boston. This season, the company will be presented throughout the US and CANADA. Great for all ages as well for date nights, Machine de Cirque runs 90 minutes in length, no intermission. 60-minute student shows are available, as are two-show days.

 

Here’s the Guinness World Record footage

As an international circus performer and trained engineer, Vincent is a jack of all trades. He loves multi-disciplinary projects, and is interested in using day-to-day items as circus-act props, and vice versa. Always eager to learn, each project becomes an opportunity to learn.

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