Inspired by the myth of Icarus, Weight of the Clouds explores the relationship of two men through their quest for the absolute.
Before our eyes, these two characters cross worlds, permeable, real and sometimes imaginary borders. Their links question us about individualism, confidence and ambition.
The circus space, where anything is possible, is a call to reinvent its own rules. On and under a huge trampoline canvas, these artists embody Icarus’ dream of flying, man’s ability to insist, to surpass himself and to reinvent.
Thus, aboard this vessel of possibilities, they will unbalance the codes and build their way out …
A show of Damien Droin
Circus Artists : Emilien Janneteau ; Damien Droin / Stage Manager : Charles Périchaud / Composer : Matthieu Tomi / Artistic collaborators : Yann Eucauvre ; Dominique Boivin