Originally from the Saguenay, Anne-Marie Ouellet is the co-founder of the company L’eau du bain and a theatre professor in Ottawa. She tells us about the fascinating work of creating a diptych, White Out and La chambre des enfants. These two landscape plays, intended for two different audiences (adults and children, respectively), are presented on the same set and navigate the thin line between dream and reality.
“The sound and lighting are really immersive. So the spectator is at the centre. It’s a way of connecting with them ... The sound reaches out to touch the body.”
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