This May, Le French May is proud to present outstanding French performances and two screenings at K11, giving all the spirit and pulsing energy of French-style arts. Expect only the best tricks and most spectacular moves from three exciting ensembles—OMMM, a dynamic human beat box quartet; La Main S’Affaire, acrobatics slash comedy duo; and Le Syndicat du Chrome, a jazzy afro funk brass band.
Sunday 13 May 2018 at 4pm, 5pm, 6pm
Four voices, a Human beatbox and a Dub Master that go far beyond the limits of the A Capella style. A 100%
vocal experience in an artitisc universe where the voice is language and plays with musical styles. An organic and electronic immersion in the powerful rhythmes of pop, hip hop and trip hop. OMMM is a parisian-based pop vocal band founded in 2008 by music school classmates. They composed theirs own original songs ans perform covers with their own special touch.
Sunday 20 May 2018 at 4pm, 5pm, 6pm
La Main s’Affaire
A lively relation between two circus artists : technical osmosis but ideological opposition. How to demystify entertainment and sharpen critical mind with hand to hand acrobatics and a spot of irony? In addition to their techinical skills, the subtle humour of the french duo « La Main S’affaire » turns the rules upside down. In this pas de deux, each one has a role to play. They are guided to an acrobatic dance that will offer the public a hilarious moment !
Sunday 27 May 2018 at 4pm, 5pm, 6pm
Brass Band- Le Syndicat du Chrome
Le Syndicat du Chrome artistic approach is surprising; its influences from New Orleans recount the music of
the wildest brass bands. Their captivating melodies are directly imported from Ethiopia or Nigeria; in addition to groove, trance, brass instruments, ties and acid punchlines. On stage or on the street, Le Syndicat du Chrome plays with funk, afrofunk, afrobeat, gogo or ethio-jazz. Our six superheroes of modern times make every people around dance and smile!
SATURDAY 19 May 2018 at 3PM to 4:15PM
FILM “MY MOM IS IN AMERICA AND SHE MET BUFFALO BILL”
Sunday 19 May 2018 at 4:30PM to 5:45PM
ANIMATION” THE GIRL WITHOUT HANDS”