Martin Solveig, during the festival Coachella in 2015. — MARK DAVIS / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / AFP
It has become a cultural rendez-vous inescapable the beginning of each autumn on the island of Nantes. The festival The indian Summer with its Naves, which this year celebrates its eleventh edition, has started this Friday night. Organised by the Machines of the island, with the objective to animate the Aisles outside of the tourist season, the event offers four free shows.
Evening ciné-bal on October 7,
To begin with, the nantes company of the Theatre of the Cherries offers Friday and Saturday (20: 30) “women’s canon” : the buffoonery and rock’n’roll “funny, absurd and bombastic,” says Pierre Oréfice, director of the Machines de l’île.
Saturday, October 7, the feature-length film The Ogres directed by Léa Fehner will be screened at 21h, in the presence of the film team. “As soon as the end credits, the actors will come on stage and will kick-off a ball,” says Pierre Oréfice.
Martin Solveig and the Erdf on the same night
Thursday, October 12, nave and Aisles receive one of the DJs the most famous in the world : the French Martin Solveig, author of tubes, Hello, Places, Rejection, Jealousy or the remix Madan with Salif Keita. Several thousand people are expected. “He is delighted to come. It’s the plot of the play in this incredible setting with the elephant behind. “
The first part, from 20.30, will not be bad since it no longer will be insured by Hadrian Federiconi, aka Erdf, a rising figure of the electro French.
Finally, to conclude this indian Summer, 47Soul, group, palestinian dabke, electro-Arabic, to give a concert on Friday 20 October (21h). “This is our favorite, justifies Pierre Oréfice. They were found in Rabat. We found it so good that you did everything to make them come here. It has not been easy. They turn in the world, they are in high demand. “