Mélanie Demers © Marie-Claire Denis
Created upon the invitation of B-Motion (Bassano), Icône Pop is a playful clash between religious and pop iconographies, the sacred and the profane, saintly glorification and self-glorification. Featuring the auras of the Virgin Mary and Beyoncé in a striptease of the utmost modesty.
Choreography Mélanie Demers | Music Mykalle Bielinski | On stage Mélanie Demers, Mykalle Bielinski | Costumes Mélanie Demers | Creation 2016
Icône Pop is a co-production with Operaestate Festival – Comune di Bassano del Grappa. The project is supported by the Canada Council for the Arts, the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec and the Conseil des arts de Montréal.