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Photo d'une fleur qui brûle. L'affiche du festival FAME 2022.

Opening(s)

For the festival’s opening, the FAME team invites you to the #where, the centre of the festival, which serves both as a convivial place and as a place for events (cartes blanches, talks, concerts).
FAME team | Sing Out Brussel

Monday 19 Sept | 5pm
Monday 19 Sept | 9:30pm

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Couverture du Manx Cat Project

Enhance Matrimony in theater

The Manx Cat Project is several shows, but not only.
Elsa Poisot | Miriam Youssef

Monday 19 Sept | 6pm | FR

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groupe de personne avec des masques et des banderoles devant un batiment

Necropolitics, damage and double standards : everyone involved

"Minorities" are suffering from their non-conformity to the "norm", each of them in a specific way.
Syndicat des Immenses

Monday 19 Sept | 7pm | FR

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Couverture du Manx Cat Project

The Manx Cat Project | Episodes 1·2·3

The Manx Cat Project is developed at Écarlate la Cie. This is the 5th act of the multi-faceted project “La Deuxième Scène”. It was conceived to create access to a repertoire that promotes the notion of Matrimoine (women’s heritage) and to fight against inequality in the field of performing arts.
Écarlate la Compagnie | Elsa Poisot | Sonia Boutitie

Monday 19 Sept | 7pm | FR
Saturday 24 Sept | 3pm | FR

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Couverture du Manx Cat Project

The Manx Cat Project | Episodes 4·5

The Manx Cat Project is developed at Écarlate la Cie. This is the 5th act of the multi-faceted project “La Deuxième Scène”. It was conceived to create access to a repertoire that promotes the notion of Matrimoine (women’s heritage) and to fight against inequality in the field of performing arts.
Écarlate la Compagnie | Elsa Poisot | Sonia Boutitie

Tuesday 20 Sept | 7pm | FR
Saturday 24 Sept | 6pm | FR

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Danseurses du spectacle Deep Time sur scène

Deep Time

To understand evolution and ourselves, we must think further our short lifetime. Deep Time explores the line between human, non-human; past and present, bats’ frequencies and marimba techno.
Virpi Pahkinen Dance Company

Monday 19 Sept | 8pm | No intermission
Tuesday 20 Sept | 8pm | No intermission

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carte avec illustration posées sur une table

Tarot reading

Atelier Coyote joins the Crabe Collective for a Souriau Tarot reading. This is a non-divinatory practice focusing on our human circumstance and what both enables and provokes them. This reunion allows for collective, card-guided reflection around questions related to work in collective or community contexts.
Atelier Coyote | Crabe Collective

Tuesday 20 Sept | 10am | FR

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Personne tenant un mégaphone

How should decolonial and feminist aesthetics in performing arts be conceived?

Race, both a fashion and a result of modern colonial domination, has infiltrated all fields of global capitalist power. This open discussion will explore how decolonial and feminist performances can be created and perpetuated.
Aminata Demba | Marine Bachelot Nguyen | Lîlâ Bisiaux | Modération Aru Lee

Tuesday 20 Sept | 3pm | ENG and FR

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Christine Aventin et Alice Rivières en train de danser

It’s raining cats and dogz

Alice has a neurodevelopmental illness and she doesn't know how to deal with it. She is pissed off because doctors planned that she will end up as a vegetable.
Alice Rivières (collectif DingDingDong) | Christine Aventin

Tuesday 20 Sept | 5pm | FR

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couverture du livre Surgeons et autres pousses de Maria Kakogianni

Maria Kakogianni on the release of her book: “Surgeons et autres pousses”

Maria Kakogianni on the release of her book: “Surgeons et autres pousses” published by Excès. This book was written and produced by several hands, including Marie Rouzin and Amalia Ramanankirahina. The book is a collection or rather a compendium of short texts and drawings of plants and the worlds that plants inhabit.
Mylène Lauzon | Emmanuelle Nizou | Équipe de La Bellone

Tuesday 20 Sept | 6:30pm | FR

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Donna Haraway entourant ses yeux de ses mains

Donna Haraway : Story telling for earthy survival

Donna Haraway, a distinguished philosopher, primatologist and feminist, shakes up the social sciences and contemporary philosophy and interconnects strongly theory and fiction.
Fabrizio Terranova

Tuesday 20 Sept | 7pm | ENG | Subtitles FR/NL

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Tête avec feuilles

DiscoBiotes, magical symbiotic

An urban walk with wild plants, bacteria and their humans.
Pascale Barret

Wednesday 21 Sept | 2pm | FR

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Une personne assise dans une serre

Walk-investigation in Brussels

Let's walk together in the city.
Barbara Métais-Chastanier

Wednesday 21 Sept | 2pm | FR

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portrait de Gilles Jacinto

Queer theories, art, politics : an obvious connection ?

Relying on theory-practice connection, bringing our bodies-thoughts-emotions, we will question the supposedly obvious link between queer, art and politics.
Gilles Jacinto

Wednesday 21 Sept | 3pm | FR

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Le comité des femmes sans papier devant une photo d'Angela Davis.

Undocumented Women Committee

The Committee try to find solutions to make the lives of undocumented women deprived easier, to be able to survive for ourselves and especially for our children and hoping for them a better future.
Le Comité des Femmes Sans Papiers | Sisterhood

Wednesday 21 Sept | 5pm | FR

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Spectacle Betty devenue Boop avec les marionnettes et les comédien-nes

Betty devenue Boop, ou les Anordinaires

Betty the dog has seen both homelessness and soft green grass. Her anthropo-decentred perspective allows her reflects on the significance of friendship, alterity, and resilience.
Interstices & La Bulle Bleue | Barbara Métais-Chastanier | Marie Lamachère

Wednesday 21 Sept | 6pm | FR
Thursday 22 Sept | 11am | FR
Thursday 22 Sept | 3pm | FR

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Deux jeunes dans le film Fish Tank

Fish Tank

At 15, Mia is an unruly teenager with one and only passion: hip-hop dance.
Andrea Arnold

Wednesday 21 Sept | 7pm | ENG

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Camille Husson de dos sur scène dans le spectacle Sexplay

Sexplay

This fictitious performance showcases, a young woman questions and exposes the sinuous paths of desire.
Darouri Express Collectif | Camille Husson

Wednesday 21 Sept | 7pm | FR
Thursday 22 Sept | 8:30pm | FR | Audiodescription FR

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Soledad et Sina dans un jardin sourie et brandissent des guitares

Soledad Kalza and Sina Kienou

Soledad Kalza and Sina Kienou are a duo rooted in their precious musical culture.
Soledad Kalza | Sina Kienou

Wednesday 21 sept | 9pm

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Barbara Métais-Chastanier pour Arts, écologie et féminisme.

Art, ecology, and feminism

How to overcome theatrical extractivism
Barbara Métais-Chastanier | Le Crabe collectif

Thursday 22 Sept | 3pm | FR

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personne allonger dans un filet accrocher dans les arbres

Vulcana

Vulcana is a queer and feminist organization, spotlighting comitted and inclusive art in Brussels.
Vulcana

Thursday 22 Sept | 5pm | FR

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Couverture pour l'atelier archives et revendications

Archives and claims

A writing workshop to explore archives.
Marie Vaiana | Capucine Berthon | Marthe Degaille

Thursday 22 Sept | 5pm | FR

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Gwendal Raymond sur scène pour le spectacle Gwerz

Gwerz

According to Breton oral tradition, the “gwerzioù” or folk songs often reference tragic stories.
Gwendal Raymond | Gilles Jacinto

Thursday 22 Sept | 7pm | FR/ENG/Breton | Audiodescription FR
Friday 23 Sept | 8:30pm | FR/ENG/Breton

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Luanda Casella sur scène pour Killjoy Quiz.

KillJoy Quiz

A killjoy is a person who deliberately spoils the enjoyment of others. In this creation, Luanda Casella uses Sara Ahmed's concept of the killjoy figure as someone who is ready to denounce violence, even when that requires creating discomfort.
Luanda Casella | NTGent

Thursday 22 Sept | 8pm | ENG
Friday 23 Sept | 8pm | ENG

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Comédienne sur scène du spectacle Zohra's Feestje

Zohra’s Feestje

Yamina is eight years old and does not like birthday parties. When her grandmother Zohra turns 70, her mother Fadila organizes a surprise birthday party for her.
ZEBARBAR | De Studio

Friday 23 Sept | 10:30am | NL
Friday 23 Sept | 1:30pm | FR
Saturday 24 Sept | 4pm | FR

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portrait de Muriel Plana

For a feminist and queer political theater

A research and creation journey in four acts.
Muriel Plana

Friday 23 Sept | 3pm | FR

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au premier plan une femme danse derrière elle des femmes en arc de cercle la regarde et joue de la musique

Patshiva Cie

Between trance and festival, birth and morning, prayer and celebration, choral singing and dance, Cie is a choir directed by Dounia Depoorter.
Patshiva Cie

Friday 23 Sept | 8:45pm

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Camille Husson sur scène lors du spectacle Sexplay

Let’s talk about sex

Writing workshop about the show SexPlay: Our panthers our jewels, by Camille Husson.
Camille Husson

Saturday 24 Sept | 10am | FR

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groupe de personne assit en arc de cercle sur une scène un homme parle au micro et les autres le regardes

The Politics of Criticism

Does criticism take the power relations in operation behind the works that are observed into account? Does this happen between the critic and the artist as well as in the creation process itself and the work and representations that are shown on stage?
Caroline Châtelet, Lucia van Heteren (AICT) | Marie Baudet (La Libre) | Mylène Lauzon, Anne Czapski (La Salve)

Saturday 24 Sept | 11am

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main qui se rencontre photo avec filtre violet et blanc

QREw

yamina el atlassi invites QREw, a platform of queer and racialized people. They will offer workshops, conference and dj-set.
QREw

Saturday 24 Sept | 5pm | FR

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