Future shows

Cancelled

Theatre Circus

les paroles impossibles

Yoann Bourgeois CCN2 - Grenoble

Yoann Bourgeois returns to the Escher Theater with a brand-new acrobatic show, to mesmerize the audience as a breath-taking trapezist, flying fakir, magic dervish and bird-like singer.

Theatre

Ein Bericht für eine Akademie / Qui a tué mon père

Franz Kafka, Édouard Louis Stefan Maurer

In this intimate production, texts from Kafka and contemporary Edouard Louis answer each other in order to question the mechanisms of domination and social violence.

Young audiences

Ding Dong, Toktoktok!

Ensemble Traffik Klassik

Bartok and Pipp have only one wish: to finally start their fitness workout. But they keep getting interrupted by the weird noises coming from the other side of the neighbouring wall. They listen carefully. The weird noises are music, captivating music!

Music

La mer

Harmonie Municipale Esch/Alzette

The Harmonie Municipale of Esch/Alzette propose a concert around maritime adventures.

Theatre

20

Makadammen (LU)

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Young audiences

Une forêt

Félicie Artaud Cie Joli Mai, Cie Agnello

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Theatre Music

Tous les marins sont des chanteurs

Yves-Marie Le Guivinec François Morel

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Theatre Music

Prévert

Yolande Moreau, Christian Olivier

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Dance

Le Jour se rêve

Cie Jean-Claude Gallotta

Pure movement, pure beauty! After the exhilarating performance L’Homme à tête de chou, the great pioneer of the Nouvelle danse Jean-Claude Gallotta calls on his own imagination, as well as the dancers' and the audience's.

Theatre

Il n’y a rien dans ma vie qui montre que je suis moche intérieurement

Cie Gare Centrale

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Young audiences

De Kapitän Mullebutz

Dan Tanson, Georges Urwald

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Music

Concert de Nouvel An

Gast Waltzing

To start the new year with a bang, Gast Waltzing connects two different worlds: on the one hand the classic orchestra of the institut Royal supérieur de Musique from Namur and hip hop dancers and rappers on the other.

Theatre

Amer Amer

Jérôme Michez Elsa Rauchs

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Young audiences

Go !

Cie Corps In Situ

Go ! combines humor, sensuality and explosiveness and articulates a common thread between dance and martial arts: the perfection and beauty of movement.

Circus

Démodés

Leandre Cie La Tal

Leandre Ribera and the company La Tal honour the tradition of the red noses and simultaneously breathe new life into this much-loved art form.

Theatre

Idiomatic

Transquinquennal

Theatre collective Transquinquennal reunites five actresses and actors who do not speak the same language. They explore the possibilities of misunderstanding and confusion. Will they be able to communicate?

Circus

Zwäi

Cie E1NZ

You cannot put a label on Jonas and Esther Slanzi. In this parable of life and love, the two artists combine speed, airiness, acrobatics, tricks and theatre, and amaze their audience.

Dance Music

Boxe Boxe Brasil

Mourad Merzouki CCN Créteil & Val-de-Marne / Cie Käfig

The boxing ring becomes a stage for dancers who take turns in fighting and reconciling – all to the live music of the Debussy Quartet. Breathtaking!

Theatre

En Escher Jong

Kristof Frank Luc Feit, André Jung

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Young audiences

Big Box

Florschütz & Döhnert (DE)

Big Box is about a box on stage. A box? Or is it a giant package? Or a phone booth, an elevator, a workshop, a changing room? Endless possibilities that surprise and fascinate young audiences.

Theatre

La Musica Deuxième

Marguerite Duras Guillemette Laurent

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Music

Youth@HMEsch

Harmonie Municipale Esch/Alzette

For it’s second concert of the season, the Harmonie Municipale Esch/Alzette gives a glimpse into their musical programme for the World Expo in Dubai 2020.

Dance

Rage & Timeless

Po-Cheng Tsai

Contemporary dance prodigy Po-Cheng Tsai, who is internationally renowned for his outstanding choreographies, presents two compelling ballet pieces that combine great technique with traditional Asian movements.

Circus

Machine de cirque

Cie Machine de Cirque

In this highly optimistic show, which has sold out since 2015, five men completely undress and dazzle the audience with their acrobatic stunts.

Theatre

Visage

Vincent Adelus Isabelle Adelus & Suran

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Young audiences

Le mensonge

Cie ACT2

A little girl wakes up with a big lie. The lie little by little takes the shape of a red ball and becomes impossible to get rid off. How to tell truth now?

Festival

D'autres histoires

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Theatre Music Festival

Ne pas finir comme Roméo et Juliette

Samuel Hercule, Métilde Weyergans Cie La Cordonnerie

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Music Festival

The Assembly

Catherine Elsen, Charlotte Bruneau

Welcome to The Assembly: a multisensory journey, during which movements are transformed into music.

Theatre Dance Festival

Mailles

Dorothée Munyaneza Cie Kadidi

With Mailles, the choreographer, singer and author Dorothée Munyaneza created a dance and vocal performance for seven female African or of African descent artists. Each of their voices and bodies tells a unique story of commitment and strength.

Theatre Festival

After All Sprinville

Miet Warlop

In Miet Warlops After All Springville a house is standing on stage. The house is a springboard, a trampoline for the imagination. Are we ready for the leap into the unknown?

Dance

Gozo y llanto

Flamenco Inclusivo José Galán

Who said it was impossible? Certainly not José Galan. For the Sevillian choreographer flamenco is less about heel tapping than about the pure and simple expression of emotions.

 

Theatre

Human nations, united rights

mala voadora

Who wrote the Universal Declaration of Human Rights? Human nations, united rights re-enacts the negotiations preceding the composition of the UDHR.

Young audiences

tock tock

Annick Pütz, Piera Jovic MASKéNADA

A dancer takes the audience on a journey to discover all the senses. On a playfully designed stage, she feels the materiality of the objects around her, brings them to life and handles them delicately.

Theatre

PATE

Saïf Eddine Settif

PATE est un projet éducatif et culturel qui permet aux jeunes de découvrir le spectacle vivant par la pratique artistique.

Magazine

Édito de la directrice

Publié le 26.07.2021

C’est là le plus beau paradoxe de tous. Le sentiment de perte de contrôle, qui, à l’heure où j’écris ces lignes, nous accompagne depuis plus d’un an, a certes ébranlé nos certitudes, mais il a aussi révélé des ...

Notre artiste associée Simone Mousset au Festival OFF d’Avignon 2021

Publié le 14.05.2021

Sympathique et déroutante, la chorégraphe Simone Mousset propulse ses projets dans une expérimentation où expressions dansée et théâtrale flirtent sans accroc pour dévoiler un goût prononcé pour le burlesque et ...

L’art de s’émerveiller

Publié le 26.04.2021

Note d’intention de Mathieu Bauer, metteur en scène de « Buster » le 11 mai au Escher Theater. Je suis depuis toujours émerveillé par cette figure de l’homme que l’on a surnommé « l’homme qui ne rit jamais », ...

Entretien avec Renelde Pierlot

Publié le 29.03.2021

Pas un pour me dire merci suit l’histoire d’une famille – une mère, un père, trois enfants – qui évoluent face aux troubles psychotiques de la mère, ancrés au coeur de leurs vies, sur une durée de quarante ans. Un ...

Calimero – Interview avec les comédiens du collectif Transquinquennal

Publié le 02.03.2021

« Toute vérité est bonne à dire, paraît-il… mais à entendre ? », lancent Bernard Breuse, Miguel Decleire et Stéphane Olivier, de la compagnie bruxelloise Transquinquennal. Si Calimero questionne la ...

« Frusques », une création chorégraphique pour tous.

Publié le 01.02.2021

Après plus d’une cinquantaine de dates aux succès unanimes, la Cie ACT2 pose ses valises pleines de frusques au Théâtre d’Esch pour présenter deux dates d’un spectacle « jeune public » qu’il faudrait appeler un « ...