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Theater The Exercise Was
Beneficial, Sir La Loi du marcheur
Wednesday & Thursday, May 21 & 22, 2014
Directed by Éric Didry
Performed by Nicolas Bouchaud
The words of acclaimed Cahiers du Cinéma and Libération film critic, the late Serge Daney come to life in an outstanding one-man work celebrating both Daney's lifelong passion for film and his favorite western, Rio Bravo.
As the journalist's life and wit unfold onstage, an homage to filmmaking and its enduring impact on our lives emerges. Featuring a tour-de-force performance by Nicolas Bouchaud.
“A captivating invitation to think
Presented in conjunction with the CinéSalonCahiers du Cinéma series in May and June.
In French with
FIAF, Florence Gould Hall
55 East 59th Street
New York, NY 10022
FIAF Spring 2014 Season Sponsors: Air France and Delta Air Lines, the official airlines of FIAF; Cultural Services of the French Embassy; Florence Gould Foundation; Institut français; National Endowment for the Arts, Art Works; New York State Council on the Arts; NYC Department of Cultural Affairs; French-American Fund for Contemporary Theater, a program of FACE; The Peter Jay Sharp Foundation; and Laura Pels International Foundation for Theater.