Cie. Marie Lenfant will develop a new solo work while in Saxapahaw as well as continuing the research and development of an improvisation practice between musicians and dancers. This research will be demonstrated in two showings from from Cie. Marie Lenfant, accompanied by local artists and musicians: Eric Andrew Kuhn, Ginger Wagg, Tommy Noonan and Crowmeat Bob. Showings will be Friday, April 17th at the Nightlight in Chapel Hill, and Saturday, April 18th at the Carrack Modern Art in Durham.
Cie. Marie Lenfant has been supported by the city of Le Mans, la région des Pays de Loire and Conseil Général since 1990. Her company tours both nationaly and internationally. Lenfant also created the “Soirées á suivre” in the company studio where she welcomes other groups in residence to work and present in an intimate setting. Marie Lenfant is also director of Dance History at the University of Le Mans. http://www.ciemarielenfant.com/