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23rd Medieval Festivals: Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th August (bookings recommended)!
For the 23rd consecutive year, Mortemer Abbey invites you to its Medieval Festivals. Come on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th August from 10:30 am to 7 pm for an immersion in the heart of the Middle Ages! On the program: fights, tournaments, medieval camp, music, dances, shows, medieval market and much more.
2nd Festival of Tales and Legends: see you on July 17 & 18!
On Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 July, Mortemer Abbey invites you to the 2nd Festival of Fantastic Tales & Legends. What a great way to spend a moment under the sign of magic, sharing and laughter with family or friends!
MEDIEVAL FESTIVAL 2013
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According Rutebeuf poet of the thirteenth century,
By troops "arbre doré", in residence at Theatre Espace Jean Bauchet of Forges les Eaux.
Directed by: Vytas KRAUJELIS.
The Forges space hosted the Norman Company ARBRE DORE for creating MIRACLES from Rutebeuf, Parisian poet of the thirteenth century. It comes in pieces that are among the first of the French theater.
The Miracle of Theophile and The Miracle of the Sexton have reviewed the footlights after their long absence in the theatrical landscape.
The first miracle has excluded a man, abandoned, who calls the forces of evil to recover its place in society.
The intervention of Our Lady releases Théophile from his pact with Satan.
In the second miracle, we see the devils tempting two virtuous beings: a Sexton and Lady. Extensive handling snaps and disrupts an abbey and the nearby residents. Notre Dame managed to cast out demons and to restore the order.
MIRACLES is a complete show with the theatrical game, dances and human-sized puppets.
MIRACLES is a show where the drama, the tragedy alongside the farce and comedy, violence is followed by tenderness, loss of guide marks to search for valid solutions.
MIRACLES is played by Véronique CHINA CHOW, David AUBÉ, Loïc Freynet, Vytas KRAUJELIS and 12 puppets of the Mortemer Abbey ARBRE DORE Company 27440 LISORS
with the support of the Space of Forges from the City of Forges-les-Eaux and Mortemer Abbey.
GHOSTS NIGHTS VERSION 8
Saturdays 17, 24 & 31 August
Saturdays7 & 14 September
Thursday, August 15, 2013
from 11:00am to 19:00pm
MEDIEVAL MARKET (40 EXHIBITORS) :
- Amber, Ceramics, Cosmetics Donkey's milk, Honey, Jewelry, Leather, Local Products, Food history, headdresses and costumes, Book, Spices, Tea, Incense, Minerals, Cast stone restored, medieval Bread and Pastries, Gemstones, medieval toys, skins, Grimoires and stationery leather sticks Pilgrims, Sabres, Food, Hypocras Ice farm, pancakes ...
DEMONSTRATION OF CRAFTSMANSHIP :
- Jewelry making
- Making honey and soaps
ONGOING EVENTS :
- Demonstrations of fighting throughout the day
- Knights Camps
- Free loan of costumes for kids, games ...
- Discovery of the Dukes Path
- ponies Baptism in the Domaine de Lorleau
ON THE EDGE OF PONDS :
Fighting with companies: la Communauté Occitane, le Clan des Aldaelendor, Fratres et Milites, les Compagnons du Cerf, les Temps Anciens
Show at 11:00am, 12:30pm, 14:00 pm, 14:30 pm., 15:30 p.m, 16:30 pm, 17:30 pm.
IN CLOITRE :
- Show La Voie d'Humilité : New creation 2013by the Association Au Temps des Abbayes at 11:30am, 14:30pm et 16:00pm.
PARADE AT 18:00pm :
- Big parade in front of the Abbey
Sunday, July 21
Sunday 4 & 11 August
Children's show with puppets 25 followed by a show for adults and children.
Duration : 1H30
for children and adults
by Vytas KRAUJELIS
The magic of live performance still operates with younger audiences. Nothing can replace a theatrical paced in front of children or adults.
Troop of the Mortemer Abbaye is pleased to announce the creation of a your new puppet show.
This show was created from ancient texts. It comes tales:
- THE VILLEIN AND THE BIRD is extracted from « Conversations d’un père à son fils » dating from the Middle Ages.
- SHIRT OF A HAPPY MAN is a traditionnal Lituanian tale.
The string puppets of various sizes operating in a semi-circle decoration. The number of puppets: 21-22.
Association "Au temps des Abbayes"
Association Président : Mme Jacqueline CHARPENTIER- CAFFIN
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Stage director : Mr Vytas KRAUJELIS
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THE DUKES PATH
Saturday 20 & 27 July
from14:30pm to 17:00pm
Animation of the Dukes Path by the sculptor and creator of path together with animators.