Production credits

2014 – Flutterby Butterfly

  • Artistic director: Marie-Hélène da Silva
  • Music: Georges Forget
  • Visual works: Eugénia Reznik
  • Production Manager and assistance to the Artistic Director: Kévin Bergeron
  • In collaboration with the Insectarium de Montréal, un Espace pour la vie

2013 – L’écho des boîtes

  • Marie-Hélène da Silva, suggestion box, song and canning
  • Daniel Rancourt, story box
  • Lorraine Tanguay, surprises boxes
  • Philippe da Silva, music box
  • Benoît Brodeur, cans

2012 – Fiddlehead!

  • Artistic director and concept initiator: Marie-Hélène da Silva
  • Playwright and director: Joël da Silva
  • Technician-musician: Frédérique Lapointe
  • Prop Designer: Nancy Bussières
  • Programmer: Benoît Brodeur
  • Costume designers: Laurence Binette et Madeleine Leduc
  • Lighting Design: Christian Hamel
  • In coproduction with Les Jeunesses musicales du Canada

2011 – Big Fat Paul

  • Artistic director: Marie-Hélène da Silva
  • Text: Anne-Marie Olivier
  • Music: Michel Gonneville
  • Director: Michel-Maxime Legault
  • Music Coach: Véronique Lacroix, ECM+
  • Prop Designer: Elen Ewing
  • Logic Programming: Allan Sutton
  • In collaboration with l’Ensemble contemporain de Montréal (ECM+)

2010 – Pierres blanches

  • Artistic Direction: Marie-Hélène da Silva
  • Direction: Martine Laliberté
  • Music: Michael Oesterle et Joël Lavoie
  • Choreography: Karina Iraola
  • Set Design: Catherine Tousignant
  • Scenery Construction: Charles Maher
  • Lighting Design: Mathieu Ferdais
  • Production Manager: Catherine Desjardins-Jolin

2006 – Garde-robe

  • Playwright & Direction: Joël da Silva
  • Artistic Direction: Marie-Hélène da Silva
  • Musical Direction: Francis Colpron
  • Set & Costume Design: Patrick Martel
  • Lighting Design: Mathieu Ferdais
  • Idea Development: Marie-Hélène da Silva, Francis Colpron
  • In co-production with Les Boréades de Montréal

2004 – Bonnes Nouvelles

  • Playwright & Direction: Marie-Hélène da Silva
  • Script Collaboration: Daniel Rancourt
  • Music: Michael Oesterle and Serge Arcuri
  • Choreography: Karina Iraola
  • Musical Advice: Véronique Lacroix
  • In association with : Ensemble contemporain de Montréal – ECM Relève

2001 – L’aube (Dawn)

  • Original idea: Marie-Hélène da Silva
  • Playwright, Direction & Sound Design: Joël da Silva
  • Choreography: Hélène Langevin
  • Music: Bach, Bartok, Satie, Chopin, Joël da Silva

2000 – Atelier d’exploration sonore

  • Original Idea: Marie-Hélène da Silva

2000 – La Maîtresse rouge (The Red Teacher)

  • Original Idea: Marie-Hélène da Silva
  • Playwright & Direction: Joël da Silva
  • Music: Alain Dauphinais
  • Musical Coach: Véronique Lacroix
  • In association with: L’Ensemble contemporain de Montréal and ECM Relève

1998 – Il était deux fois

  • Playwright: Pascale Rafie, Jean Régnier
  • Direction: Mario Borges
  • Music: Vincent Dionne, Jean-Luc Éthier, Marc Tremblay

1995 – Madame Violon raconte

  • Original Idea: Marie-Hélène da Silva
  • Sound Production: Jean-Luc Éthier

1995 – Violin on a String (Un violon sur l’épaule)

  • Original Idea: Marie-Hélène da Silva
  • Playwright & Direction: Joël da Silva
  • Sound Production: Jean-Luc Éthier
  • Translation: Maurice Roy

1994 – De midi à l’infini 

  • Original Idea: Jean-Luc Éthier

1992 – La symphonie synthétique

  • Playwright: Jean Régnier
  • Direction: Valérie Gasse
  • Music: Jean-Luc Éthier and André Lépine

1989 – Les boîtes ne sont pas toutes carrées

  • Playwright: Jean Régnier
  • Direction: Claude Poirier and Maurice Roy
  • Music: Jean-Luc Éthier

1989 – Un violon sur l’épaule

  • Original Idea: Marie-Hélène da Silva
  • Playwright & Direction: Joël da Silva
  • Sound Production: Jean-Luc Éthier

1986 – La goutte 

  • Original Idea: Marie-Hélène da Silva
  • Playwright & Direction: Joël da Silva
  • Music: François Paré

1984 – À portée de la main

  • Collective directed by Marie-Hélène da Silva and Joël da Silva

1982 – Chaperon rouge et Cie

  • Collective directed by Marie-Hélène da Silva

1980 – Chansons et musiques de notre enfance

  • Collective directed by Marie-Hélène da Silva