Amateur dancers know it well: they are welcomed under the Centquatre glass roof. They can practice for free in these wide spaces. Present even in the darkest corners of this institution, hip-hop dancers, modern dancers and ballet dancers amaze bystanders on a daily basis.
Paying tribute to the wild use of the place, the day called “Fous de Danse” (Crazy about dance) offers about ten hours of dance directed by French dancer and choreographer Boris Charmatz who is also the head of the Musée de la Danse in Rennes (Brittany).
For an afternoon and an evening (entirely free of charge), projects are abounding. Here is an insight:
With no complex nor barrier, dance has never enjoyed such a freedom of expression.
On 1 October 2017
5 Rue Curial
75019 Paris 19