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Un casse-noisette

Maison de la Danse de Lyon

Choreographer(s) : Tchouda, Bouba Landrille (France)

Present in collection(s): Maison de la Danse de Lyon

Video producer : Cie Malka

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Un casse-noisette

Maison de la Danse de Lyon

Choreographer(s) : Tchouda, Bouba Landrille (France)

Present in collection(s): Maison de la Danse de Lyon

Video producer : Cie Malka

en fr

Un casse-noisette

By revisiting Tchaikovsky's famous ballet, Bouba takes us into an enchanted universe filled with terrors, joy and hope. Eleven dancers give life to this musical bubbling that comes from afar, establishing bridges between this work of repertoire and our music of the present, with the virtuosity, generosity and intelligence of  hip-hop dance. A real poetic challenge.


Source : Cie Malka

Tchouda, Bouba Landrille

As with many hip-hop dancers, his learning begins in a self-taught way. In 1995, he decided to found the company Aca in Saint-Martin-d'Hères, with Habib Adel, dancer of the same generation. Their first creation, presented in 1996 as part of the Rencontres Danse Ville Danse in Paris, allows them to become a reference company in hip hop dance in the Rhône-Alpes region.

Influenced by urban and world culture, this artist enjoys many kinds of dance, including hip hop, capoeira and contemporary dance. For him, every genre of dance is a new world to tackle, to move in, to sweat in, to turn upside down, to help everyone find their humanity, to question the meaning of their future, their desires.
Like many hip-hop dancers, he was initially self-taught, but gradually began to explore other disciplines like capoeira and contemporary dance.
In 1995, he decided to found the dance company ACA in Saint-Martin-d'Hères, with one of his contemporaries, Habib Adel. Their first creation, presented in 1996 as part of the Rencontres Danse Ville Danse (Danse Ville Danse Encounters) in Paris, made their name as the urban dance company to be reckoned with in the Rhône-Alpes region.     
It was during this time that Bouba met the choreographer Jean-Claude Gallotta, director of the CCN in Grenoble (National Choreography Centre). This meeting resulted in a duet called SMH. Choreographed by Jean-Claude Gallotta, this duet forms an integral part of the piece La rue (“The street”), presented by the Emile Dubois group in January 1997 at Suresnes.

His national and international tours – with Aca and Accrorap – have allowed Bouba to establish his reputation as a choreographer both in France and abroad.
In 2001, with Eric Mézino, he founded the Malka Company whose first show was Paroles de sable, paroles de vent (“Words of sand, words of wind”).


Source : Malka Company 's website


More information : ciemalka.com

Un casse-noisette

Choreography : Bouba Landrille Tchouda

Interpretation : Aïda Boudrigua, Sophie Carlin, Mélisa Nöel, Sonia Delbost-Henry, Guylaine Noyon ou Émilie Tarpin-Lyonnet, Anouk Viale ou Thalia Ziliotis, Bernard Wayack Pambe ou Rémi Autechaud, Marc Couard ou Ricardo Venancio de Oliveira, Cédric Guéret, Nicolas Majou, Hichem Sérir Abdallah

Artistic consultancy / Dramaturgy : Guy Boley

Set design : Rodrigue Glombard

Additionnal music : Piotr Illitch Tchaïkovski, Yvan Talbot

Lights : Fabrice Crouzet

Costumes : Claude Murgia

Production / Coproduction of the choreographic work : coproduction Château Rouge - Annemasse / MC2 Grenoble / CCN de Grenoble / Maison de la Danse de Lyon / Grand Angle de Voiron / le Théâtre Scène Nationale Mâcon Val de Saône / CCN de la Rochelle - Poitou-Charentes - Kader Attou - cie Accrorap / CCC de Créteil et du Val-de-Marne - cie Käfig avec le soutien de la ville d’Échirolles, le conseil général de l’Isère, le conseil régional Rhône-Alpes, la DRAC Rhône-Alpes / ministère de la Culture et de la Communication, avec le concours de l’ADAMI, la SPEDIDAM , l’association Beaumarchais-SACD pour l’aide à l’écriture, l’institut français

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