Group work for 8 female dancers and 11 male dancers
Choreography Jean-Pierre Perreault Music Bertrand Chénier
Set design and costumes Jean-Pierre Perreault Lighting Louis-Pierre Trépanier Assistant choreographer Ginelle Chagnon Dancers Claudia Alessi, Marc Boivin, Lucie Boissinot, John Burtt, Christine Charles, AnneBruce Falconer, Lisa Heaven, John Leathart, Lina Malenfant, Sylviane Martineau, Paul O’Sullivan, Luc Ouellette, Chrissie Parrott, Sylvain Poirier, Ken Roy, Mark Shaub, Peter Sheedy, Daniel Soulières, Yves St-Pierre Premiere February 15, 1996, Old Boans Warehouse, Perth Festival, Perth, Australia Commissioned and co-produced by the Perth Festival, the Chrissie Parrot Dance Company and the Fondation Jean-Pierre Perreault Length 77 minutes
In 2011, Ginelle Chagnon, a close associate of Jean-Pierre Perreault from 1984 to 1999, conducted a series of approximately 90-minute interviews with six of his collaborators in order to preserve their memories of the man. They talk about their relationships with Perreault, the works in which they were involved and their approaches to the creative process.
Sylviane Martineau and Bertrand Chénier discuss Eironos.