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Why should we have to reinvent the performing arts? 

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Why should we have to reinvent the performing arts?
« Atome ou le fruit des étoiles » au Théâtre Le Diamant de Québec de l’artiste Claudie Gagnon
May 12, 2020

The health crisis, with its radical ban on gatherings, is brutally hitting theatres, cultural centres and festivals. Six months after it opened its doors with remarkable success, presenting venue Le Diamant must overnight put everything on hold and reflect, with others alike, on the recovery."

Read this article (in French) published in Le Soleil and written by Le Diamant's Executive and Programming Director Bernard Gilbert on the need (or not) for the entertainment world to "reinvent itself" and the pitfalls of taking refuge in the digital world to the detriment of live art and collective gathering, which we have had to temporarily abandon.

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