Bleu Jaune Rouge
Based in Paris, BJR creates performing arts and multimedia projects for all audiences. BJR tackles major social thèmes (ecologie, discrimination, interculturalism...) using different syles of theater (physical theater, clown, street theater, mask, dance, video...). BJR also organises various pedagogical activities (training, workshops, lectures, installations...) for children, teenagers, and adults.
PLACES of intervention
BJR works with in theaters and theater festivals, but also in schools, libraries, social centers, arts centers, outdoor markets, swimming pools...and more...
Selena Clare Mc Mahan, Founding member & artistic director, in UBLA DUBLA TRUBLA, INCLOWNITO, and Loofa & a fooL. Selena is also an actor-clown with Le Rire Médecin, and volunteer performer & president of Clowns Without Borders USA. Trained in physical theater at Lecoq and in "Arts and Social Change" at Bowdoin College, she is interested in performance that surprises everyday life.
Tristan Green, founding member & in UBLA DUBLA TRUBLA, has studied at the Lecoq School and the University of London. He a co-founder/member of The Last Baguette theatre company and has acted in Shake!!! William Speare, Dracula - l’humour plus fort que la mort, and What's the Matter?
Linda Lemmetty, founding member & in UBLA DUBLA TRUBLA, is a Finnish theater artist specialized in physical theater and puppetry. She studied puppet theater at Turku University and physical theater at the Lecoq school. She directs, performs, builds puppets and teaches, her work combines visual theater, dance, puppetry, physical theater and music.
Bernard Plantié, in INCLOWNITO, associates rythm, comedy and dance. He specialises in tapdance, ha participated in numerous international theater, comedy and dance festivals. He has created comedy duos and worked for TV. Actor-clown with Le Rire Médecin, Bernard teaches rhythm in comedy and clown for various schools.
Benedicte Monnaux, in INCLOWNITO, works in street theater (with Babylone, Opposito, Adada, la Cité des Ménestrels). She is an Actor-Clown with Le Rire Médecin, has a masters in performing arts from Paris XIII and studied at l'école de L'Atelier and the Samovar. She is also a trained pyrotechnician!
François Wrobel, in INCLOWNITO has studied clown with Michel Dallaire, Ami Hattab, Lory Leshin and Serge Poncelet. He has performed in cabarets and physical comedy for over 15 years. In 2012 he co-created the burlesque magic duo "Les Mentallos".
Marine Benech, in INCLOWNITO, is an actor-clown with Le Rire Médecin. Trained at the Lecoq school, she acts and directs for various companies (Théâtre du Frêne, Théâtre de la Jacquerie...) Artistique director of 36èeme Dessus, she is interested in the quirky, off-beat and absurd.
Renaud Pennelle, graphic artist for INCLOWNITO, is an illustrator, graphic designer and the author of numerous graphic novels including: Venus Noire, Des Fourmis dans les Jambes, Sagarmatha (EP Editions). HRenaud creates documentary comic strips for magazines, towns, and non-profits.
Loofa, in Loofa & a fooL, is indeed the opposite of a fool. A one and 1/2 year old Australian Shepherd, she learns new skills everyday.