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Les 7 doigts de la main: Cuisine & Confessions

This seven-member circus troupe from Québec, founded in 2002, uses over 100 years of collective performance experience to concoct imaginative and immersive recipes for sparkling, athletic theatrics. Its name is a twist on a French idiom ("the five fingers of the hand"), which is used to describe distinct parts united tightly, moving in coordination towards one common goal. In Cuisine & Confessions, deep associations with smell, taste, and life around the kitchen table are stirred into acrobatic flights, mixed with dance and a dash of rock music, and served up with take-home banana bread (really!) for an undeniably unforgettable experience of circus-style storytelling through food.

Recommended for ages six and up

This performance will last approximately 90 minutes with no intermission.

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Patron Co-sponsors

  • Carol & Ed Scharlau
  • Edith Ann Stotler
  • Anonymous

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  • Hilton Garden Inn Champaign-Urbana and Homewood Suites by Hilton

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  • Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District
  • Crandall, Rapier, Englehardt Group Morgan Stanley of Champaign
  • Michaels' Catering, LLC

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  • The Daily Illini

Corporate Bronze Sponsor

  • Spherion

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Event Details

Tryon Festival Theatre
Tu Mar 14, 2017 - 7:00pm
We Mar 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
Pick Five+: 36 / SC 31 / STU 15 / UI & YTH 10 Single: 38 / SC 33 / STU 15 / UI & YTH 10