On the Field

An art that speaks to everyone

The authentic folk art of street theatre allows to federates people and convey messages...

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Created in 2002, the Vigie company regularly plays in the Marakanam region. It gives a new life to this folk art. Both professionals and amateurs go from village to village and in schools.

Vigie challenges and raises awareness. Performances display social realities and daily problems: the condition of farmers and women, child education, aids, alcoholism, environmental issues.

Vigie also allows to rehabilitate a popular culture that was ignored and pointed at for centuries. The playful aspect allows to touch a wide audience, and notably, illiterate populations with verbal traditions.