EQUIVOC’ is a multidisciplinary production company of visual performances and choreographic installations, placing the body and the movement in the center of the artistic approach. The led search results on the diversity of the realizations going from contemporary dance to physical theater via visual art and sound installation trying to awaken the senses, attracting the public to live a moment of intimacy with itself. Under the artistic lead of Olivia Faye Lathuillière, Equivoc explores the way the body interacts with its environment and its fundamental elements such as sound, space-time and movement.
OLIVIA FAYE LATHUILLIÈRE
Olivia Faye is a Canadian visual artist, performer, choreographer. Her key interest in the performance arts finds a path in contemporary dance as well as in the installations and sound creations she pursued in entering the Ecole Superieure des Beaux Arts de Montpellier, France, where she received DNAP of fine art. Olivia Faye also graduated from the International dramaschool of Lassaad in Brussels in Belgium 2010, after intensive training in the art of movement, physical theater and acting based on the pedagogy of Jacques Lecoq. She performedand collaborates in the productions of many differentartcompaniesand exhibitions, in Italia, France, Albania, Belgium, Canada andUSA. In 2016 she founds Equivoc’ to present her physical – visual art work and to open new collaboration, explorating sound installation video and immersive choreographic research.
Kim-Sanh Châu is a Vietnamese-French contemporary dance artist, based in Montreal (Canada). Trained in dance at Paris 8 (France) and UQAM (Canada), she also holds a Master’s degree in finance (ACU/Australia, Aarhus University/Denmark et Harvard University/USA). Her choreographic work has been presented locally at l’Arsenal, Tangente, MAI, Accès Asie and Quartiers Danses festivals; as well as internationally at SIDance-HOTPOT, Sejong Festival (Korea), Europe Meets Asia in Contemporary Dance, Krossing Over Art Festival (Vietnam), Dancebox and RAW Art Space (Malaysia). Kim-Sanh Châu is also a screendance filmmaker. Her work, mostly collaborative, has been screened in Canada, Colombia, Germany, France, Italy and Vietnam. In 2017, she was awarded Best Direction 2017 by Festival Quartiers Danses for Inner Smoke. Finally, Kim-Sanh Châu is Artistic and General Co-director at Studio 303 (Canada).
Assistante à la création, Accessoire et costume
Pamela is a costume designer in the fields of circus, dance, and cinema (Grand Canadian Ballet, Cirque du Soleil, Cirque Franco Dragone), she has worked on shows in Canada, Europe and China. After studying costume design in Paris, she specialized in costume cutting at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts et Techniques du Théâtre de Lyon (ENSATT) in France and pursued her education with a post-degree year in scenography in which she has participated in several projects involving set design, costume design, sound, and light design and scenic writing. She joined Equivoc’ in 2015 as a conceptual assistant and as project coordinator.
Stage manager, and booking US: Kirk Murphy
Music and sound composing: JLK _ Jane L. Kasowicz
Technical Directors: David Brien (CA) / Samuel Wagner (Eu)