Sympathetic Magic

Sympathetic Magic, a danced concert with Peter von Poehl, Héla Fattoumi, Éric Lamoureux.

Création 2017 – Festival GéNéRIQ.


The dance presents a point of view on one of the most compelling questions being asked in French society today: the wearing of the niqab, which completely covers the woman’s face …

Created June 26 & 27, 2009, Studio Bagouet, Montpellier, the Montpellier Dance Festival

November 7th 2017 – Le Granit, Scène nationale de Belfort.


The dance does vibrate the relationship between two people...

Premiere November 1989, Théâtre de Châtillon (FR) Festival Temps Danse
Recreation August 27th, 2008, MJC – Maison des Jeunes et de la Culture, Kani-Kéli, Mayotte


The dance plunges – with the spectators – into an atmosphere caught between brilliance, tension and release …

Premiere October 24, 1990, Centre de Développement Culturel, Alençon (FR)
Recration January 15-17, 2015, Centre Chorégraphique National de Caen/Basse-Normandie (FR)


The dance reinvents the tableau vivant, based on the Ingres painting of the Turkish Bath, and becomes an ode to emancipation for women… and men…

Creation January 11 & 12, 2013, Arsenal de Metz

Points of View

When the dance meets sculptures by Henri Laurens ...

Creation February 10, 11 et 12,  2016  at Donation Jardot, Belfort.

Une douce imprudence

The dance encourages a quality of attention toward others, to time, to the space, objects, sounds…

Creation on April 2 & 3, 2013, La Comédie – national dramatic center Drôme-Ardèche, Valence


The dance is an invitation: enter the universe of the singer Peter von Poehl...

Creation November 21, 2013, Centre Chorégraphique National de Caen/ Basse-Normandie
Festival Les Boréales

Lost in Burqa

Premiere 28 to 31 March 2011 at the école supérieure d’arts & médias of Caen, during the 6th edition the Danse d’Ailleurs Festival.


The dance dialogues with pop music in a rolling wave of humanity...

Premiere November 21 and 22, 2014 at the NorrlandsOpera in Umeå (Sweden)
as part of Umeå2014 – European Capital of Culture
with the NorrlandsOperan Symphony Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Levy

Wasla (solo), Ce qui relie…

The dance is generated from the bits of memory which remain of Héla Fattoumi’s Tunisian origins …

Premiere September 12th, 1998, Théâtre du Radiant, Caliure-et-Cuire (FR) Biennale de danse de Lyon