Join us in Roubaix, France from Tuesday 24th to Thursday 26th January 2017 for the first ever Crossing the Line Festival*. Three days of performances, workshops, screenings and discussions from three leading European, learning-disability theatre companies: Mind the Gap (UK), Compagnie de l’Oiseau Mouche (FR) and Moomsteatern (SE).

Three companies, three countries, three ways to dive into European theatre!

So come on, allons-y, koma!

Tuesday 24 January 2017
11am – 12pm – Théâtre de l’Oiseau-Mouche:
Theatrical Aperitif: warm up, body attack and imaginary journey. Workshop by Compagnie de l’Oiseau-Mouche

1:30pm – 3:30pm – Théâtre de l’Oiseau-Mouche:
Workshop: “Pourvu qu’on ait la danse” led by Leéo Leqeuche & an interpreter from Compagnie de l’Oiseau-Mouche

6pm – Théâtre de l’Oiseau-Mouche:
Official Launch of the Festival

7pm – Condition Publique:
CONTAINED – Mind the Gap

9pm – Théâtre Pierre de Roubaix:
A dream play – Moomsteatern

Wednesday 25 January 2017
11am – 12:30pm
– Théâtre Pierre de Roubaix:
Workshop: Voice and presence of actor theatre workshop led by Moomsteatern

2:30pm – 4:30pm – Théâtre de l’Oiseau-Mouche:
Roundtable discussion: “Art & Disability in an international context.”Analysis and feedback from the 3 partners of Crossing the Line

7pm – Théâtre Pierre de Roubaix:
A dream play – Moomsteatern

9pm – Théâtre de l’Oiseau-Mouche:
Pourvu qu’on ait l’ivresse – Compagnie de l’Oiseau-Mouche

Thursday 26 January 2017
11:30am – 1pm – Théâtre de l’Oiseau-Mouche:
Workshop: Explore the techniques used in the creation of CONTAINED. Led by Alan Lyddiard and Mind the Gap

2:30pm – 4:30pm – Le Non-Lieu:
Aujourd’hui en m’habillant – Promenade performance by Compagnie de l’Oiseau-Mouche

5pm – Théâtre de l’Oiseau-Mouche:
Screening: Fix you – a film by Moomsteatern

7pm – Théâtre de l’Oiseau-Mouche:
Pourvu qu’on ait l’ivresse – Compagnie de l’Oiseau-Mouche

8:30pm – Condition Publique:
CONTAINED – Mind the Gap

10pm – Condition Publique:
CLOSING PARTY

*Crossing The Line has been made possible thanks to a grant of €200,000 to deliver this two year small scale co-operation project from the EU Creative Europe fund. For more information, visit www.crossingtheline.eu