The Birds Cat’chers

A whistling, a soft rustle, a purring …
You have just put the foot in a strange universe drawing its strength from the traditions and the arts of the world…



 

Came from their distant native Siberia, this cat’chers are specialized in the capture and the breeding of birds. Fine music-lovers, they never hesitate to travel far from their home in search of rare species. Always accompanied with their shaman, as the tradition wants it, this charming cats do not hesitate to present sometimes some chapters of their history …

The street art becomes then the support of a strange dreamlike journey. Prick up your ears and close your eyes, listen to the noise of the wind in trees, the singings of birds, the cat’chers soft steps wandering around… Wild Siberia and its charming landscapes are not that far from you …


Les Chats'seurs d'Oiseaux, spectacle déambulatoire poétique


This wandering show stilt walkers and puppeteers is built around a strong interaction with the public : this Siberian chat’chers will try to entice the public and to catch him by means of bird calls, whistles, seeds, nets, … They will also transport the public in their world with the birds’ singings which announce their arrival.


Les Chats'seurs d'Oiseaux, spectacle déambulatoire poétique


The show of The Birds Cat’chers was awarded the prize Big Crush in the category Historical and Festive Costumes of the traid fair Fous d’Histoire 2012 à Pontoise.


Characteristics :

– 3 stilt walkers and 2 artists on the ground
– 3 wanderings of approximately 45 minutes per day

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