Les Voiles Ecarlates (The Scarlet Veils )

Creation 2000
Russian tale by Alexander Grine

Creation and stage direction :Theater of the Forman Brothers (Prague)
Collaboration on the stage direction with Theatre DROMESKO

Theater Dromesko – Rennes,
National Theater of Brittany – Rennes
Theater of the Forman Brothers – Prague
Hafan Studio (Prague)

With the support of
Ministry of Culture and Communication,
Generation /s 2001,
AFAA Ministry of of Foreign Affairs,
French Institute of Prague,
DRAC Brittany,
Regional Council of Brittany,
City of Rennes,
City of Saint Jaques de la Lande,
Prague 2000 European City of Culture,
City of Prague,
Ministry of Culture and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Czech Republic)

An enchanting tale filled with hope, love and the good will of the characters that do make miracles with their own hands.

This show was born from the companionship formed during the creation of the play “La Baraque, cantine musicale” with the Theater of the Forman Brothers, and the Czech puppeteers (Prague)
It was to be created in regards to Prague 2000 on a barge, the theater-boat called THE SECRET that will navigate the Vltava; this show will be adapted for performances to be held in France, in Dromesko’s big shack.

220 performances of this version were shown in the Czech Republic and in Europe
On the boat “The Secret”: Czech Republic: Prague, Kolin Litomerice, Pilzen, Kralupy, Melnik, Decin, Usti nad Labem, Lovosice, Podebrady, Nymburk.
In the back shack: Italy: Venice. France: Nancy, Rennes, Montpellier, Grenoble, Martigues, Stausbourg. Belgium: Namur, Anvers