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Françoise par Sagan

In this sensitive and endearing monologue, Caroline Loeb gives a voice to Sagan the Indomitable. 

After her successful show about George Sand – “George Sand, my life, her work” -, Caroline Loeb takes on another great French literary icon, Francoise Sagan. 

Collecting her in-depth interviews published by Stock under “Je ne renie rien”, Caroline Loeb weaves a monologue in which the author of “Bonjour Tristesse” shows her kindness, ferocious intelligence and subtle humour. 

With her moving, funny, lucid and tenacious spirit, Sagan speaks of her absolute love for literature, of the fragility of men, of the importance of desire, of her disdain for money, of her passion for gambling and of death in ambush. 

Teaming once again with Alex Lutz as a director, Caroline Loeb plays in an astonishing way the role of this life enthusiast, always on the edge of danger.

In French with no subtitles.

Caroline Loeb is an actress, author, director and singer. 

After having played in many films and plays, and released a first album recorded in New York with the musicians of Kid Creole, Piranana, she released a worldwide hit, C’est la ouate, that was a huge success, not only in France but also in Italy, Germany, Spain and Argentina. 

She has directed many musical shows with famous French female singers as well as Shirley, a monologue which won the Molière theatre award for best actress in 2000. 

She hosted several TV shows and did many chronicles for different radios. 

Caroline Loeb wrote several books, including Has been (Flammarion) and Mes années 80 de A à Z (Vents de sable). 

After having played Mistinguett, Madonna et moi, then George Sand, ma vie, son oeuvre, she adapted and played Françoise par Sagan, from Françoise Sagan’s interviews, directed by Alex Lutz. 

The play was nominated as best monologue for the 2018 Molières awards. 

She has just released a new album inspired by Françoise Sagan, Comme Sagan. 

Date:
05 Jun 2019, 8:00 pm
Venue:
Y Studio, Youth Square
Address:
238 Chai Wan Road, Chai Wan
Tickets:
Early Bird : $380
Standard : $480
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