« INTERRELATIONAL MOBILE CHOREOGRAPHIC ARCHITECTURES » AT TRANSFORMATION DANSE

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Benoît Lachambre will be giving a creation laboratory “Interrelational mobile choreographic architectures” from June 2nd to June 9th 2017, at the Espace Wilder.

The participants will have the opportunity to work with Benoît Lachambre on recognition, creation of somatic images and their capacity to generates sensorial and moving architectures.

JOB OFFER – HEAD OF COMMUNICATIONS

HEAD OF COMMUNICATIONS – (MATERNITY LEAVE REPLACEMENT– 10 months)

  1. Communication, advertising and writing:

Develop internal and external communication plans and strategies for the company;
· Coordinate the design, writing, production, translation and diffusion of all the company documents and media;
· Make the layout of the documents in accordance to the graphic charter set up;
· Coordinate the design, writing and editing of the promotional material for broadcasters and other company partners;
· Provide a communications advisory in relation to the company’s’ mandate and priorities;
· Collect data and prepare news releases, letters, educational documents and activity reports;
· Participate in the preparation of documents and statistical reports aimed at the development, the marketing and the private financing;
· Collaborate in the preparation of grant applications and reports.
· Collaborate in evaluating the quality and efficacy of events and activities, of campaigns and publications for the company and its partners.
· Ensure that the positioning of the company remains coherent on all levels of communication.

  1. Web and social media

. Design, plan, realize and manage campaigns on social networks;
· Act as a webmaster and update the changes in the website content;
· Produce and send the newsletter (monthly);
· Measure activity impact in the social media, analyze interactions and update the attendance statistics.

  1. Public relations

. Keep updated the necessary documentation for the promotion of the company and its productions: press kits, show and artist presentation kits, technical sheets;
· Update the artists’ CVs and biographies;
· Plan and supervise the production of press reviews, several times a year;
· Plan et coordinate interviews between media representatives and artists;
· Answer to media inquiries as well as inquiries from the public and specialists;
· Monitor the company’s events;
· Supervise the launch of activities and premieres;
· Establish a network with the public and the media (friends, collaborators, partners, etc.);
· Manage and update the company’s contact database.

  1. Event coordination:

. Coordinate the preparation of certain events with partners and sponsors;
· Strengthen existing partnerships;
· Ensure the smooth running of private and public events in the Par B.L.eux studio.
· Ensure to be present during the company’s events.

  1. Others

. Ensure some administrative tasks;
· Organize, file, and preserve archives (videos, press clippings, reviews, books, data on various activities, and artistic direction);
· Make other duties and tasks established by assistant director general and the artistic direction.

Software:

– Pack Office
– Pack Adobe : Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator
– WordPress
– Mailchimp
– File Maker
– Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Vimeo

Other Skills:

– Bilingual
– Good listening and adaptive skills
– Teamwork
– flexibility and responsiveness
– Good interpersonal skills
– Good resistance to pressure
– Occasional availability on evenings and weekends.

Full time position – 35 h / week – Compensation according to experience.  

Start date on July 3rd // Deadline to apply on June 19th.

Send CV and a cover letter to:
communications@parbleux.qc.ca  

 

WORKSHOP // BODY, RELATIONS, AND PERCEPTION MEASURES // OSTER TANZ 2017

logo_tanzfabrikBenoît Lachambre will give his choreographic workshop, “Body, Relationships, and Measures of Perception”, at the Tranzfabrik Berlin from this May 2 to May 6, 2017 from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Through his pedagogy of somatic approaches and the distribution of weight and gravitational forces, Benoît Lachambre offers the opportunity to reconnect with a choreography of feeling, of the immutable.

In this workshop, the participants are invited to question existence, as well as their perceptions of empathetic movement in the process of the choreographic creation.

Click here to buy tickets.

GALA BENEFIT // PAR B.L.EUX CELEBRATES ITS 20th ANNIVERSARY

square_engl1SENSES’ EXPLORATION, MOUVEMENT IMMERSION, AND A UNIQUE AMBULATORY EXPERIENCE

This April 26, Par B.L.eux celebrates its 20th anniversary!

Around a cocktail party, the spectators are invited to discover or rediscover Benoît Lachambre’s sensitive universe during an avant-garde ambulatory performance created specifically for the occasion.

This important choreographic event, devoted to the elation of our senses, movement, and creation, will allow the audience to connect with Benoît Lachambre, Clara Furey, and 45 Quebec and international performers invited for the occasion.

Come and support Par B.L.eux and Benoît Lachambre and celebrate with us 20 years of sharing, encounters, and avant-garde creations!

 

” That choreographs us ” at Stockholm

visuTCUBenoît Lachambre will be back at the DOCH of Stockholm to present his intensif workshop  ” That choreographs us”

In April 2015, with the creation of the first ‘That choreographs us’, Benoît Lachambre added a new dimension to his teaching activity. With this intensive learning experience, he explores along with the students the different steps that make up the creative process, putting Somatics at the centre of a work they create together.

This workshop will be given from February 27 th to March 18 th 2017. Three showing will be open to the public on March 16, 17 and 18 th from 5 pm to 8 pm.

CLARA FUREY BECOMES THE ASSOCIATE ARTIST OF PAR B.L.EUX

clarafureyAfter several collaborations, Par B.L.eux is delighted to announce that Clara Furey is now the company’s associate artist. This alliance stems from her great artistic affinity with Benoît Lachambre, and the company’s desire to support emerging artists. Par B.L.eux is currently assisting Clara Furey with administrative and logistical support, and also helping her reach her goals in terms of creation, production and presentation.

Clara Furey will present her latest work, Untied Tales (The Vanished Power of the Usual Reign), co-created and co-performed by Peter Jasko, from February 9 to 11, 2017 at Usine C.

Collaboration between Art Circulation and Par B.L.eux

artcircu_swebWe ‘re thrilled to announce that Par B.L.eux will be represented by Art Circulation. This organism is dedicated to create bridges between choreographic creation and new publics.
Art Circulation has supported meaningful choreographic works since its founding in 2010 under the guidance of director Gilles Doré. It is his conviction that the artistic process of every company should always be upheld as the core of its development. Art Circulation is devoted to promoting the artistic endeavours of the companies it supports and developing their outreach in order to create bridges between the artwork and the national and international markets.

Par B.L.eux is joining the ranks of MARIBÉ – SORS DE CE CORPS (choreographer Marie Béland), Danse-Cité (artistic director Daniel Soulières), and Montréal Danse (artistic director Kathy Casey) in this structure.