TV Interview Grand Soir 3
Honji Wang and Sébastien Ramirez were invited as cultural guests to Soir 3, hosted by Sandrine Aramon and broacasted live on national
French channel France 3.
We are Monchichi
The Company began to create its new work We are Monchichi during a
residency at the Théâtre de la Ville
and at La Villette.
A new couple of young dancers, Marco Di Nardo and Shihya Peng, will share their own story inspired by Monchichi's
aesthetic and choreography, under the artistic direction of Wang Ramirez.
Dramaturge, writer and director Fabrice Melquiot will develop the dramaturgy
for this new production for
all audiences aged 7+.
Photo: Sébastien Ramirez
2017 Bessie Award
Wang Ramirez' Diary
The Company would like to share
with you the episodes of the series
Wang Ramirez Creation's Diary,
realized by Laurent Daufès on the
initiative of BNP Paribas Foundation.
This documentary series present the "making of" phase of Wang Ramirez' exclusive choreographic project with New York City Ballet principal dancer Sara Mearns at the
Jacob's Pillow Festival.
Photo: Laurent Daufès
This research residency at Kiasma Museum allowed Sébastien Ramirez and Jani-Matti Salo -award winner of 2015 Best Lighting Design for his work on Ihanat ihmiset for Q-theater and lighting designer of the Company's productions Felahikum & True Blue Market- to develop an installation that transforms space, architecture
This project, directed by Sébastien Ramirez, was a great opportunity to work with composer and sound designer Mark Niskanen and with new elements,
means and inspirations such as
light, sound and video.
M | Culture
"They take off and glide through the air.
In life and on stage. In six years and six
shows, hip-hop dancers and choreographers
Honji Wang and Sébastien Ramirez, both 35 years old, have taken a seat in a rocket."
Paris | EVERYNESS
Photo : Denis Kooné Kuhnert
THÉÂTRE DE LA VILLE AT ROND-POINT
Monchichi, which toured last autumn in New York as part of a cooperation between BAM and the Théâtre de la Ville, was presented at the
Théâtre du Rond-Point for a run
of five performances.
Stéphane Trapier © Théâtre du Rond-Point
Monchichi | 02/2017
(...) unmistakable hip hop technique in the minute articulation as well as a range of other influences, from martial arts to contemporary fluidity...