Light and body in Adrien M & Claire B’s Faire Corps

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Adrien M & Claire B: Faire corps

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Adrien M & Claire B: Faire Corps. Photo © Vinciane Lebrun

A rapturous fusion of sensation and motion, imagination and engineering, and body with light

 

Maybe you remember those liquid mercury thermometers and, when they broke, how pleasing it was to chase the mercury balls around trying to grasp them between your fingers. Or those school experiments with iron filings and magnets: matter having a life of its own in fact. Faire Corps, the interactive ‘artistic experience’ imagined and engineered by the French company, Adrien M & Claire B, at Paris’ Gaîté Lyrique theatre, holds that same fascination, while also lulling us into feeling we’re…

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