Compagnie Naforo Ba – Abidjan

Description

Description

Profit association active since 1999 and registered in 2009.

Areas. Conte, theater, poetry, song, music.

Activities. Besides its activities of creation and production (we cite the show La Grande Royale, the result of collecting tales performed in Côte d’Ivoire, Burkina Faso and Benin, which gathered on stage 2 Ivorian artists, a Cameroonian and a Congolese) Co. organizes festivals and competitions. The Naforo-Ba Festival, devoted to storytelling and aimed at young audiences, program artists in popular neighborhoods and schools each year and affects nearly 7,000 children and parents. It will be in its sixth edition in 2010. The Contecours contest, held since 2000, aims to reveal new talents. It has already led to finding several storytellers who were invited to the Festival Yeleen Bobo Dioulasso home from Chevilly-Larue tale in France, where they could meet other artists and improve their practice. Naforo Ba is currently engaged in a new project for the collection, creation and diffusion of water stories, named H2O, concerning Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Côte d’Ivoire, Guinea, Liberia, Niger and Sierra Leone.

Resources. The association relies on volunteers. She has an office equipped with basic computer equipment.

Professional network. Naforo Ba regularly collaborates with the International Laughter Festival and the House of the Word of Abidjan, Yeleen festival with the Bobo-Dioulasso and ATC Théâtre de Guinea. The H2O project is implemented in partnership with ATC Theatre, the House of the Word in Burkina, limped in Liberia, the House of Storytelling and Theatre Niger and Body Guard Studio in Sierra Leone. Co. also has several partners in France: the Maison du Conte Chevilly-Larue, Africajarc, Narrative Arts Centre and Fegama Company.

Funding. Regional 9th ​​EDF funds for the H2O project, OIF.

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Compagnie Naforo Ba – Abidjan
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Compagnie Naforo Ba – Abidjan
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  • Email: tetimian@africalabel.com

Compagnie Naforo Ba – Abidjan

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