"Hautes Tensions 2015" the circus festival at "La Villette"
From 31 March 2015 to 12 April 2015
For two weeks, the “Parc de la Villette” will be hosting the Hautes Tensions Circus Festival dedicated to emerging forms of circus. The 5th edition of "Hautes Tensions", the contemporary circus festival will take place from March 31 to April 12, 2015 at la Villette in Paris.
This amazing event is dedicated to circus and hip-hop new forms, trying thus to deepen and explore the amazing and varied world of the circus and to show its richness and vitality.Contemporary
circus, urban dance, but also theater, street arts, and puppets will be
present at The “Parc de la Villette” that continues to support artistic
proposals leading to a constant renewal of forms and codes.
“Hautes tensions”, this festival dedicated to urban cultures and circus proposes therefore bringing them together for the first time, for through the technical requirement born of the body engagement, these disciplines continue now to explore, question, and reflect critically our society.
For two weeks, the "Hautes Tensions" will propose more than twenty shows with varied aesthetics, including an international hip hop stage, a shared circus and hip-hop scene, a conference on the house dance, a choreographic competition, as well as professional meetings.This festival will be offering a variety of performances and shows that will be taken place at different places.
Guests staying at Hotel Cambon until April the 12th will be at 20 minute drive from la Villette to assist this festival high in colors, do not miss it!