MONSTERS INVADE MY CITY! La Machine – Ottawa – The Spirit of the Dragon-Horse, With Stolen Wings
OK, this isn’t a video about drones, however slightly one thing way more spectacular… Monsters roaming a metropolis. That is video footage from day 2 of the four day present (night of 28 July 2017). North America has by no means seen “LA MACHINE” till now.
THIS IS THE PUBLISHED BACK STORY: From the ninth degree of heaven, Lengthy Ma—a cosmic creature who’s half-horse, half-dragon—retains watch over humanity. However a sinister pressure that has taken the type of an enormous spider slips into his residence as he sleeps, burning his wings and robbing his sacred temple. From this time forth, the Dragon-Horse roams the seven seas in the hunt for his lacking temple.
The enormous spider, Kumo, takes refuge in Ottawa, the mother-city of all spiders. Buried deep beneath the waves, the temple stays hid. However the current work undertaken by the town to construct Ottawa’s new transit line has disturbed Kumo, and he or she is compelled to emerge from the bottom. Her energy depleted, the spider turns into susceptible and loses management of the temple, which reappears within the metropolis. Alerted by this apparition, Lengthy Ma units out on the route taken by Champlain a number of centuries earlier, with the intention of recovering his temple of journey, a shrine that he alone has the facility to correctly restore.”
About La Machine Firm
La Machine is a avenue theatre firm based in 1999 and leaded by François Delarozière. Its conception is due to artists, technicians and theatre designers working collectively for the development of bizarre theatre objects. As we speak, La Machine develops many tasks within the subject of city growth in addition to for avenue theatre. On the coronary heart of La Machine’s creative strategy, motion is learn as a language, as a supply of emotion. Via every of those dwelling architectures, the thought is to dream of tomorrow’s cities, and because of this, rework the best way we take a look at our cities. To deliver its creations to life, La Machine has arrange two workshops, one in Nantes and one in Tournefeuille. They convey collectively many alternative trades and crafts from theatre and the humanities, to business and superior know-how. Folks and their expertise are the very essence of the artistic course of.