The Pencil Project
Devised by Martin Messier
& Jacques Poulin-Denis
A magical electroacoustic music performance for kids
The Pencil Project is a unique initiative that introduces children to an electroacoustic performance. On stage, two performers create a symphonic universe by manipulating the live sounds created by everyday objects found in a classroom. A pencil transforms into a magic wand, and a rubber elastic becomes a violin! The Pencil Project will engage, surprise and inspire audiences!
“Trust Youtheatre to gather a team capable of making a sometimes impenetrable form of music entirely palatable, for children and adults alike.”
February 17 ― 19, 2011
Presented by Grand Theatre, London (Ontario).
May 07, 2011
Presented in French at Festival Petits Bonheurs, Montréal.
June 17 ― 19, 2011
Presented in French at Festival Eureka!, Montreal.
January 12 ― 29, 2012
Presented in French by Maison Théâtre, Montreal.
January 20 ― 21, 2013
Presented in French by Côté Scène at Théâtre Léonard St-Laurent, Sherbrooke.
January 26 ― April 12, 2013
Presented in French by CAM en tournée (10 performances), Montreal.
January 29 ― February 02, 2014
Presented in French by Théâtre Français du CNA, Ottawa.
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