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The dates are set for the “La rue est à Amiens” Festival: 24th to 27th September!

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Every year, “La Rue est à Amiens” transforms the city! All kinds of artists—actors, dancers, circus performers, and musicians—take to the city’s streets, squares, and gardens for a weekend. With performances, art installations, and participative events, 30,000 spectators enjoy 3 days of festival activities.

 

 

 

 

 

THE FESTIVAL PROGRAMME FOR 24th – 27th SEPTEMBER 2020

 

/!\ Festival inauguration

> Friday 25th September at 7pm / FAI-AR and Hakastrophe, impromptu performances before the festival.
> Celebrating 800 years of the Cathedral with Olivier Grossetête and his Monumental Participatory Construction using cardboard boxes.
> Clowns Sans Frontières and their nose race!

 

And a focused programme as always!

> Street Circus / Circus acts written especially for street performance.
> Loud and Clear / When speech shakes the city walls
> Bodies and Souls / Street arts dance too
> Let's walk! / Let's all take to the streets
> Circus Arts Square / A magical place sprinkled with sideshows

 

No fewer than 22 companies for 26 performances and 99 free shows! Don’t wait, take a look at the programme now! The programme will soon be available in hardcopy in the city centre and as a free download on our website.