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Rosa Bonheur, un messie sauvage

Art and shows, Theatre in Auxerre
From :  10 Full-fare
  • She was the first female artist to be awarded the Legion of Honour, admired by Théophile Gauthier, close to the Empress Eugenie, and a friend of William Cody... aka Buffalo Bill! Rosa Bonheur (1822-1899) was profoundly of her time, but also a harbinger of so many changes. "The woman is the messiah of the centuries to come", professed the one who, having achieved social recognition, never gave up an inch of freedom, living as an irreducible rebel, smoking Havana, hunting, riding, living at...
    She was the first female artist to be awarded the Legion of Honour, admired by Théophile Gauthier, close to the Empress Eugenie, and a friend of William Cody... aka Buffalo Bill! Rosa Bonheur (1822-1899) was profoundly of her time, but also a harbinger of so many changes. "The woman is the messiah of the centuries to come", professed the one who, having achieved social recognition, never gave up an inch of freedom, living as an irreducible rebel, smoking Havana, hunting, riding, living at home surrounded by animals, including... a couple of lions. A "wild messiah" for Thierry Atlan, author and director, who imagined this play as a documentary fiction in search of Rosa Bonheur. Rather than giving the floor to the woman who expressed so much through images - her representations of animal and rural life have an unparalleled density - he has chosen to orchestrate an impressionist portrait in four voices, four cardinal personalities who counted in her life, all of whom are entrusted to the actress Cécile Camp. In these stories, which are both documented and dreamed of, love of nature, love between women, filiation between mothers and daughters, mutual aid, and what has been called since very recently, sorority, are intertwined. Happiness according to Rosa...
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  • On November 24, 2022 at 8:30 PM