trilogy of short pieces

Physical Puppet Theatre

Length: ShortStories: 60 minutes

ALIAS: 15 min, Nonna(s) don’t cry: 20 min, Le troisième Pas: 25 min.

Recommended Age: All public (+6)

ShortStories is an interdisciplinary project at the crossroad of contemporary dance, physical theatre and puppetry. Based on a physical and poetic vocabulary , DÍRTZtheatre invites the spectator to dive into a poetic universe of metamorphose where our notion of reality is shaken in a subtile and unexpected way. ShortStories reveals three different encounters between humans and artificial body. Each part of the trilogy questions out of a different angle themes such as identity , the process of getting old and interdependence. 

The pieces can be shown separately from each other or within a same venue. Indoor as well as street festival or site specific venues. 

ALIAS  | 15 minutes


Sensitively and sensually laying himself bare, Alias unveils a man trying to free himself from his own shells and embarks on a journey to discover his "other" self, hidden well inside him. 

Nonna(s) don’t cry | 20 minutes


Poetic tribute to the process of getting old and an invitation to broaden our different perceptions on generations. A solo that transforms quietly into a physical dialogue between two women of different age, between two generations, between the past, the presentand the future. 

Le troisième Pas  |  25 minutes


Solo, duo and trio at the same time, this piece reveals with humour and tenderness the notion of interdependence. Who carries who ? Who supports who within a relationship ? 


Avec l’AIDE A LA CRÉATION de la Région OCCITANIE et du Département de l’Aude et SPEDIDAM.

COPRODUCTIONS La verrerie d’ Alès/PNC occitanie (30) , Espace Culturel de Ferrals les Corbières (11), ArtVivant11 (11), La Ville Billom (63), Odradek/Compagnie Pupella-Noguès (31), Les Quinconces, Théâtre de Vals les Bains (07), L'Estive, Scène Nationale de Foix et de l'Ariège (09), L’Espace Catastrophe (Be)

SOUTIENS Festival Mondial des Théâtres des Marionnettes (08), Wolubilis (Be), Turbul (30) Usinotopie (31), Le Cellier de Felines Minervois (34), Alma d’Arame (Pt),Vesseaux mère(07)

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