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Juliette Armanet and Angelin Preljocaj: "On stage, you have to get back into play every time, and it's scary"


The singer and the choreographer, moved by the same requirement, crossed by the same doubts, together go up this path which leads to oneself and to creation.

The Théâtre National de Chaillot is like a large vessel moored in Paris between Place du Trocadéro and the banks of the Seine.

It is a fabulous place for travelling, a place for shows and meetings.

Its huge staircase descends to the large Art Deco foyer and the Jean-Vilar room, currently closed for renovations.

All the big names in theater have been there, Jean Vilar, Antoine Vitez, Georges Wilson... Those in dance too, Chaillot has become the place of creation for the greatest international choreographers.

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It is also a few steps down, in the small Firmin-Gémier room, that Angelin Preljocaj rehearses his new show,

Over Dance

, with elderly people, the premiere takes place this evening (since then, the show has been on tour ).

Time is running out and the pressure is mounting, it's always like this on premiere nights.

For our meeting, the photographer adjusts his lights.

Juliette Armanet, between two dates of a magnificent tour, arrives, smiling.

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Source: lefigaro

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