Coordinating organisation: Réseau EUROMEDINCULTUREs
Host: Agence de Voyages Imaginaires: http://www.voyagesimaginaires.fr
Location: Marseille, France
In the frame of the project “Euromedinculture(s), favoriser l’employabilité ou l’insertion des jeunes grâce aux arts, la culture et au volontariat euro-méditerranéen” submitted and coordinated by “Réseau EUROMEDINCULTURE(s)”, the “Agence de Voyages Immaginaires” want to host an EVS for 6 months.
Agence de Voyages Imaginaires (Imaginary Travels Agency) – Philippe Car Company is a theater company that makes theater and inventes dreams, exploring eras and genres, including revisiting parts of the repertoire for audiences around the world … The artistic project has a close relationship with traditional techniques: mime, commedia del arte, clown, masks, puppets. The company, has since the beginning (1979), made an aesthetic theater, magical and festive, accessible to all and able of giving access to the secret joys of the heart…
The volunteer will be followed by the administrative responsable, as well as the stage manager of the company. For this, aN activity monitoring program will be established.
All other team members (ten people) will also be active in her/his acompaniment. Thanks to this, she/he will discover all trades of a theater company: artistic, technical and administrative. She/he will also be at the heart of the opening of the culture problematics to all kind of audiences.
The personal initiative and projects will be encouraged, as part of the mission entrusted to her/him. This is why the mission may change depending exchanges, meetings and desires of the hosted volunteer.
In general, the volunteer will be integrated to the team (we are a small team with various skills). More precisely, she/he will assist more specifically the stage manager in the installation, the stage production unit, the reception in our place « the North Pole », where we host artist residencies, workshops of artistic practices, events, in a spirit of openness to culture. At least once, she/he will follow the company in a tour to discover the artistic uinivers and the itinerant work. The profile is rather technical, but the mission will evolve according to the volunteer’s wishes and skills. Regular meetings with the volunteer will be organised about this subject.
– be spanish, in preference from Catalonia – be really motivated – be open to performing arts, desiring to discover this actitivity sector.
The sending organisation partner is COCAT, based in Barcelona (firstname.lastname@example.org)