picture © Ioulia Zacharaki

DANCED BY:  Mami Izumi, Anna Karenina Lambrechts, Luan De Lima, Angel Duran
UNDERSTUDY: Ioulia Zacharaki
Costumes: Britt Angé
PRODUCTION: Seventyseven vzw
COPRODUCTION: Krokusfestival, CHARLEROI-DANSES Centre Chorégraphique de la fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles

With the support of La fédération Wallonie Bruxelles



Cartoon is a dance piece created specifically for children (6 years and older) and their families.

In this surrealistic tale, four characters get possessed by their inner creative demons producing a nonsensical and fun swirl of dance, music and games.  The abundance of stories constructed give a glimpse into the complex and confusing function of the mind: full of twists and turns, growths and setbacks, dead-ends and infinite possibilities.      

Carried away by a magnificent web of sounds, the characters engage in grandiose tirades and bewitched dances to pop music and classical arias.  The soundtrack is an epic adventure that includes centuries-old scores from Bach and Mozart that continue to touch the heart.

Something like a happy mess, at times Cartoon is as serious as a love declaration, while other times as light as a breeze.



2 nd march Krokusfestival/ Hasselt (BE)
5 th of may Raffinerie/ Charleroi Danses (BE)
6 th of may à la Raffinerie/ Charleroi Danses (BE)
24 rth june  Balsamine (BXL)
1 rst juilly festival Tchafornis / Engis (BE)
2 nd juilly Festival Dansand (BE)
5 th juilly  Open look Festival / Saint Petersbourg (RU)
22 nd august at 11 am à Huy (BE)
Le 22 august at 4 pm Huy (BE)
27 th  december 11 am Noël au théâtre/ (BXL)
27 th december  at 2 pm Noël au théâtre (BXL)

12 january at 10 am Centre culturel Jacques Franck, Bruxelles
12 january at 2 pm Centre culturel Jacques Franck, Bruxelles
13 january at 6 pm Centre culturel Jacques Franck, Bruxelles

4 february 5 pm Festival pays de danse Verviers (BE)
13th of february at 3.30 pm at Krokusfestival/ Hasslet  (BE)
18 february 4 pm Festival Cep'Party / Vallet (FR)

23 rd march 2.30 pm Centre culturel de Talange (FR)
23 rd march  8 pm Centre culturel de Talange (FR)
22nd of april Wolubilis/Bruxelles (BE)

11 th of juilly Festival Ideklic Moirans en montagne (FR)

18 h of juilly Kalamata festival (GR)

31rst of august Murska Sobota/ Festival front@ (SL)
7 th of november Opéra de Bordeaux (FR)
8 th of november Opéra de Bordeaux (FR)

2h of october 5 pm De Spil Roselaere (BE)


27 th of january La Louvière (BE)
28 th of january La Louvière (BE)
01 February 2 pm Vitry le François/bords de scene (FR)

01 February 7.30 pm Vitry le François/ bords de scène (FR)

08 th of february 10 am Charleroi danses (BE)
09 th of januray 3 pm Charleroi danses (BE)
20 th march Waterloo / Espace Bernier (BE)

21 st march Waterloo / Espace Bernier (BE)

22 nd march Waterloo /Espace Bernier (BE)
24 rth of april 10 am Colfontaine (BE)

25 th april 8pm  Hazebroucq/ centre andré Malraux (FR)

26 th april 10 am Hazebroucq / Centre André Malraux (FR)
26 th april 2 pm Hazebroucq / Centre André Malraux (FR)

More options in Peru, Spain, Croatia, Italy, Norway, Germany coming soon !



"Voila un coup d'essai qui pourrait s'apparenter à un coup de maître"

Read the article in La Libre Belgique


"The dance is virtuosic, sensual, attractive (...) Cartoon dynamite dance for the youngs ".(...) "Let those who expect to find here a linear narrative like in Coppélia or Nutcracker immediately move the sliders of their expectations !"

Read the article in Le vif/ l'express