Amoukanama also strives to produce their own shows. We are working both in Europe and Africa. In Belgium, we have a group of artists to perform on festivals, events, circus cabarets etc. There are several possibilities to perform. See further which acts could bring life to your festival! In Guinea, we encourage our friends to keep working as we want to create shows with the coming circusschool as well. Currently, we aim to create a show with Guinean and Belgian artists, inspired by the theme of dreams, courage, freedom and the search for connection in a world that separates things in boxes…
New Creation: ” FA ”
We have recently started working on a new production with director Anthony Weiss. This has become possible through the support of the European Union. Within the Frame Voice Report project, we are working on the new creation through Circus Arts, Dance and Music.
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1. Amoukanama Travels!
We present with a group of Guinean acrobats an act that let children dream of literally flying into the sky. Somersaults, flips, human pyramids and incredibly flexible figures … Together with the musicians who accompany us on the djembe and the doundoun, we transform the space into a dynamic whirlwind that leaves no one unmoved. Rhythms that are so contagious to the public that they might also start participating? As such we have an act of acrobatics, contortion, human pyramids and African dance accompanied by live percussion. Depending on the occasions, we perform between 30 and 45 minutes. This can be on music festivals, world markets, marriages, football events… We have a wide range of possibilities! Check us out and see if you want Amoukanama to bring joy to your event as well!
Performances on world festivals, music festivals…
Performance on circus festivals, events…
In cultural centers…
2. Duo Limaniya
Nathalie and Alseny take us into their story through original acrobatic figures, hand on hand and dance. Together they discover the spectrum of acrobatics without letting go of each other, where the rhythm is sometimes high, sometimes low. Where we sometimes find tenderness, sometimes passion. It is a raw story of Love, of Connection and encompasses both Beauty and Ugliness.
Accompanied by live percussion and music from West Africa.
Nathalie can also surprise people from the air: with her silks she can be hung just about everywhere where it is safe. In this way she surpries the people while she performs acrobatic figures tumbling in the air.
Stable suspension location (safety measure: 500 kg suspension weight)
Sound: Possibly music installation and speaker
Light: Required when playing at dusk or dark
Some international shows where Guinean acrobats have worked:
Cavalia, Tagadart, Kalabanté, Cirque du soleil, UniverSoul Circus, Afrika!Afrika!
Tour Calender 2019
|13-14 april||Gevleugelde Stad Ieper : Duo Limaniya|
|28 april||Textival Kortrijk : Duo Limaniya|
|4-5 mei||Labadoux Ingelmunster : Group|
|18 mei||Kokopelli Gullegem : Group|
|8 juni||Oostende Mr. V Arena :Group in cooperation with gymnasts|
|15 juni||Africa museum Tervuren :Group|
|28 juni||Mater Dei school Brasschaat : Duo|
|30 juni||Festivelo Lokeren : Group|
Zaradi Tebe Gent: Group
|7 juli||Maldegems Feest : Group
Saltofestival Menen: Group + Duo
|13 juli||Dunia Wereldfeest Koksijde : Group|
|Burendag Kapellen : Group + workshops
Achterhoek Spektakel Toer Ulft, Nederland
|8 augustus||Circus festival De Donderdagen Ninove : First try out of our new creation !|
|Bomboclat Zeebrugge : Group|
Contact us on your idea! And let’s see how we can bring our artists to your event!