C’est Si Bon – French Music and Dance

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Age Range: P-12

From Paris to Provence. From Django to Java

The show is suitable for students 5 to 17 years of age and is designed to fit comfortably in a double classroom or hall.

Length of show : 45-50 minutes

  • Philippe presents a vibrant and colourful journey through the history of French music and dance.
  • A travelogue of different regions of France by their folk songs.
  • Possibility to join in regional and medieval  folk dances, such as Bouree and Lou Pripet (Languedoc)
  • Philippe  also plays songs from other French speaking countries, as well as French jazz, java and popular music .
  • Illustrated with multi-media display
  • Philippe has a rhythm backing and sound system for dancing etc.

Philippe is also available for roving around classrooms for special events.

 

philippe schoolPast Performances include:  Mowbray College Melton, St Francis Xavier PS East Ballarat, Mt Scopus Burwood, Montpelier PS Geelong, Yarra Valley Grammar, Westall Secondary College, Ruyton Girls School, Girton Grammar Bendigo, etc

Your performance was simply brilliant. Students and staff loved it. Some
have asked me to teach them some of the songs again.
Thank you so much for coming to our school with such a vibrant, educational and engaging show.
Marjory Trives, Montmorency Secondary College

Fantastic energetic show which students and staff enjoyed due to Phils energy and enthusiasm.An extremely worthwhile incursion for lovers of European culture!   Montpelier School , Geelong

 It was a nice mix of music and dance with a bit of history and geography thrown in.  Anna Favrin, Head of Languages , Penola Catholic College

Throughout this whole performance everyone had a great time dancing, singing in French and playing instruments.     j  student year 10  Penola Catholic College

 

Thank you for your show and for entertaining our students   Rosemary Devereux,   Ringwood Secondary College

thanks for a wonderful concert. Very engaging and fun for the students, especially the dancing      Kylie Weightman, ballarat christian college

 Philippe, an experienced Primary Teacher, has performed French music for many years in clubs restaraunts and parties around Australia. He has performed on 5 series on SBS-TV with Gabriel Gaté “Taste de Tour” (Tour de France). He performs with the French group Bric-a-Brac and French musicians : Ced LeMeledo, Christphe Genoux and Francois Rogeou.

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philippe ngv 0514   Philippe at National Gallery of Victoria. Show  for 10 schools.

 

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Philippe on Taste le Tour with Gabriel Gate

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
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Jacques the Mime and Philippe

 

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Booking details for solo show:

  COST:

$425 (audiences up to 100 students). $4 per student over 100.

If more than one show booked  in a day :$375 per show (excess students $4/head).

 

The SOLO Shows are suitable for students 5 to 15 years of age.

LENGTH OF SHOW 50 -60 minutes.

NOTE : FOR REGIONAL SHOWS,  AN EXTRA TRAVEL FEE IS CHARGED.

Duo show : email us for prices.