OCTOBER 31, BLOCK 12, 6:30 P.M.
The Festival joins the Creation and New Media Department of the Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue to develop an innovative and brilliant digital project for a 6th year! Spectators will have the pleasure of attending multidisciplinary performances combining the performing arts and digital creation.
ROUYN-NORANDA IN 4 STEPS: THÉÂTRE REGAL
Hal Willis, the country singer from Rouyn-Noranda who died in Nashville in 2015, is the only Quebecer to have shared the stage with Elvis Presley. Théâtre Regal’s musicians will introduce you to this songwriter and inducted into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame in 2010 and then to the Hall of Fame at the Musée du Rock'n'Roll du Québec in 2012.
Production: Creative and new media students
Project Manager: Didier Belzile
Supervision: Louis-Paul Willis, Professor, Billy Larivière, Teaching Assistant, Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue
Technical Direction and VJing: Valentin Foch, Petit Théâtre du Vieux Noranda
Coordination: Samuel de Chavigny, International Film Festival in Abitibi-Témiscamingue
Video Images: Virgil Héroux-Laferté, Dominic Leclerc, Kevin Papatie, Tourisme Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec
Technical: The Théâtre du cuivre team directed by Barnabé Pomerleau
Danny Twist (banjolele, guitar, voice)
Jean-Philippe Rioux-Blanchette (guitar, voice)
Isabelle Rivest (guitar, voice)
Benoit Lavergne (double bass, lap-steel)
Félix B. Desfossés (drums, voice)