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Italian Premiere of “L’heure fugitive” in Florence, Italy

On November 1st, 2017 at Teatro della Pergola, the Workcenter will present its Italian premier of L’heure fugitive, a solo piece in French with Cécile Richards. L’heure fugitive – one of the latest works of the Workcenter’s Focused Research Team in Art as Vehicle directed by Thomas Richards – after its premiere in Paris in 2015 at the Cartoucherie, was presented in Edinburgh, Izmir and Istanbul. We look forward to upcoming presentations of L’heure fugitive in Marseilles and Milan before the end of the year.

Date: November 1st, 2017 – 20:00
Location: Teatro della Pergola – Via della Pergola 12/32 – 50121, Firenze
*The performance will be in French with surtitles in Italian.


L’heure Fugitive

By and with Cécile Richards
Directed by Thomas Richards

A woman comes face to face with her overwhelming need for revolution. Does she long for… a rendezvous? Her fantasies become action as she is carried through a series of metamorphoses, incarnating the voices of French poetesses anchored in history. Her soul drunk, she travels through the matter of her dreams, desires and sensuality, becoming the actress of her generative needs. While shedding conventions and in anonymity, she invokes a world in which man and woman exist as one. Her fleeting hour is transformed into an arm with which she confronts herself, asking: what revolution will carry me to paradise, still standing upright in my boots?

For more about L’heure fugitive click here.