Via Writing Melun
Sebastien Javelaud participates within the growth of theater courses on the municipal college of Saint-Fargeau-Ponthierry and hosts the Rencontres du théâtre de la jeunesse, which ought to have celebrated its 23rd anniversary this 12 months.
“I’m a toddler of the nation, he likes to recall with a smile. Despite the fact that I now stay in Yonne, I stay hooked up to my roots. It’s in the highschool of Dammarie-lès-Lys that it began. A French instructor got here to the courses to search out volunteers. I mentioned sure and I caught theatrical fever as quickly as I bought on stage! “
Then, he continued with the teachings of Serge Barral earlier than becoming a member of the dramatic middle of Landes and the corporate of the Théâtre de Feu. An expertise that may final 10 years with the end result of the tour of the illustrious theater of Molière paying tribute to the origins of the writer. He will even play Candide for six years on a nationwide tour, with a Parisian closing on the Lucernaire theater, earlier than returning to Seine-et-Marne.
“Within the final century, native artists have been solely conceived as amateurs, even when the celebrity went past the borders of a metropolis or a division,” he remembers. It’s partly to treatment this, as a lot as to share his love of the stage, which he created in 1998, the Level du Jour firm, which rapidly grew to become a theater college in Melun and Dammarie-lès-Lys.
“Along with the programs, we in a short time labored with native media libraries and social facilities to carry theatrical workshops to the neighborhoods,” says Sébastien Javelaud, who has additionally been in cost, since 2003, of the Franco-Italian theater conferences in Melun, the Franco-Agostino. If the exhibits and festivals are to be forgotten for this 12 months, as a result of well being disaster, the person of the theater continues to work.
“Because the 1st confinement, now we have realized to work and educate in a different way,” he explains. If there’s a lower in exercise amongst adults, however, all courses for youngsters and adolescents are full! There’s a want on their half to have the ability to escape by the textual content. The nice problem was to juggle between face-to-face and distance studying. It is sophisticated however not not possible. I even handle to do video staging! Even cultural tasks are on the rise and we really feel the need to reach after Covid, with a view to be prepared when the time is true. “
A second that he additionally expects as an actor. As a result of after the successes of Dialogue d’un chien along with his grasp and The Nightmare Earlier than Christmas by M. Scrooge, Sébastien Javelaud directed Caroline Misbach’s play, Zoza in the hunt for water. The efficiency given in February in entrance of cultural companions was very effectively acquired.
“It’s maybe the chance to go away the town to go in direction of a extra nationwide recognition, concludes Sébastien Javelaud. We have now a mission within the making that might turn out to be actuality with a brand new play at present being performed: Wagon (s). However for now you’ll solely know the identify! “