Le Carnaval des Animaux / Un Gâteau pour Cubitus

Children's Shows (puppetry)

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  • French Institute (Venue 168)
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  • Aug 3-5, 7-13, 16-27
  • 45 minutes
  • Suitability: 5+ (5 and older)
  • Country: France
  • Group: Crazy Comics Puppets
  • Warnings: -
  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    May not apply to all performances. Please confirm before booking. See our Accessibility page for details.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 1 year
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Description

French bande desinée authors Michel Rodrigue and Michel Janvier bring some of the most memorable characters from French comics (Cubitus, Rantanplan, Marsupilami, Boule and Bill) from the page to the puppet stage. Proposing the double bill of a comedic take on Camille Saint-Saëns’ Le Carnaval des animaux and a new work, Un Gâteau pour Cubitus (A Cake for Cubitus), Rodrigue and Janvier celebrate the 50th anniversary of the famous dog (Tintin) and le 9e art in general. Post-show meetings with the puppeteers and bande dessinée masterclasses accompany this show.

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