Death Breath Orchestra

Creation 2021

Nouveau Théâtre de Montreuil, CDN


Production déléguée : Nouveau Théâtre de Montreuil – Centre dramatique national

Coproductions : La Compagnie S’appelle Reviens, Théâtre Jean Arp-Clamart

with artistic participation of Jeune Théâtre National & the support of  Région Ile-de-France et de la SPEDIDAM. The text is the 2020 winner of the ARTCENA creation aid in the Plural Dramaturgies category.


Writing & Direction : Alice Laloy

With : Fanny Meteier (Tuba), Tom Caudelle (Euphonium), Hanno Baumfelder (Trombonne), Jerome Fouquet (Trompette), Augustin Condat & Abel Huré en alternance (Cor)

Music composition: Eric Recordier

Dramaturgy collaboration : Emmanuelle Destremau

Scenography : Jane Joyet, with Lyse Bellon

Light : Jean-Yves Courcoux

Costumes : Louise Digard, Anne Yarmola, with Cécile Gormond & Gaspard Swynghdauw

Mannequins and puppets : Carole Allemand, Julia Diehl, Laurent Huet, Einat Landais & Alexandra Leseur-Lecocq

Pneumatic Organ : Benjamin Hautin & Benjamin Vedrenne
Accessories : Sarah Dureuil, Benjamin Hautin, Alice Laloy & Xavier Tiret

Technical and light manager : Julienne Rochereau en alternance avec Alexandre Vincent

Stage Manager : Benjamin Hautin & Jean-Baptiste Velde

Sound Manager : Arthur Legouhy

Construction : Les Ateliers Décors


A tribe of musicians subsists in a suffocating atmosphere and acts as a theater of the very breath. This wordless play is written at the intersection of object theater – machines – puppets and musical theater.



Juliette Caillet / Production Manager

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