Of gold and blood

/ Of gold and blood

Location

Tent, Royal Spa Football Club, Terrain de Creppe

Duration

1h15

Language

Non-verbal / accessible to all languages

Audience

For all audiences aged +8

Dates and times

  • Friday 16August 8pm
  • Saturday 17 August 8pm
  • Sunday 18 August 6pm

Rates

Adults

Full price: €25
Groups of 4 or more people: €20

Under 30s

Full price: €16
Groups of 4 or more people: €13

Reduced rate

Full price: €10
Groups of 4 or more people: €9

Subscription (from 5 shows)

Price per show

Adults: 19€

Under 30s: 12€

Reduced rate: 8€

And also...

  • Afterparty Friday 16 August from 10pm Concert (programme in the making) | Saturday 17 August at 10.30pm Love Blind Test (registration required)

Tempo d’Eole

For over ten years, the Brabant-based company Tempo d’Eole has been enchanting audiences with shows under its big top, where the elegance and strength of horses blend with circus arts, storytelling, theatre, and music, delighting both young and old.

The show

In this new creation, the collective brings together five acrobats, a musician, a dog, and four horses for a breathtaking performance.

As the show begins, the whip of the man who controls this little machine cracks. The horses are harnessed, the girls are graceful, and the boys are strong. An incessant ballet combining circus, acrobatics, and horse training teeters on the edge of frenzy. From excess comes downfall: costumes are torn, makeup runs. The whirlwind sweeps away bodies and shatters the existing balance.

The company draws inspiration from the traditional circus, reflecting a hierarchical and patriarchal society. Gradually, order gives way to disorder, opening the door to a more harmonious imagination. This twirling experience is not to be missed!

In the press

Jeunes, pétillants, surprenants, ils font du cirque comme d’autres font la fête : en donnant tout ce qu’ils ont, avec du fun et du cœur, en fanfare et sans se prendre exagérément la tête.

  • Toute la Culture

 

Contre le pessimisme ambiant, huit circassiens et musiciens envoient du rose.

  • La Terrasse

The team

Staging Philippe Vande Weghe | With Mathias Gramme, Gaspard Gramme, Hélène Liétar, Émile Postic, Margot Prouhet, Lucas Scohier and the horses Tsar, Fangorn, Oujda, Hermès, Uma as well as the dog Iro | Scenography Aline Claus and Isis Hauben | Costumes Léonor BoyotGellibert assisted by Judith Van Parys | Musical creation Émile Postic | Lighting design Simon Renquin | Technician Maria Audejean et Nicolas Van Moer | Research on the body in motion Fatou Traoré | Distribution and production Pascale Mahieu

Created by Tempo d’Eole. In co-production with the Spa Royal Festival, Le Vilar, Circuswerkplaats Dommelhof Neerpelt, the CCBW, the Famenne-Ardenne Cultural Center, the National Stud of Hennebont (FR), l’Azimut-Antony/Châtenay-Malabry, National Circus Hub in Ile de France (F). With the support of the Fosses-la-Ville Cultural Center, Les Argonautes, Les Baladins du Miroir. With the assistance of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation, the Province of Walloon Brabant, the National Lottery, WBI. Co-production Perpodium, with the support of the Tax Shelter of the Belgian Federal Government through Cronos Invest.

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