The official opening night of the Théâtre Gilles-Vigneault took place on Thursday, January 18 in the presence of dignitaries, partners, collaborators, artists and subscribers of Diffusion En Scène… The report of the evening by following the link below :
Video interview of Marie-Josée Bourbonnais by Audréanne Cabana to talk about the new Georges-Codling theater, whose opening performance took place on October 14th.
Credit photo : Steve Gauthier
Press article in the newspaper l’Initiative about the official opening of Théâtre Gilles-Vigneault.
« …as soon as the first notes of Vivre en ce pays (Robert Charlebois) fused, the text and the music came to our ears with such a clarity that we had the impression to sit in our living room with headphones on…» – www.nordinfo.com
This extract from the press article highlights the quality of Ste-Therese’s newest venue. The result of the combine contribution efforts between Odyscène, the architect firm L’Écuyer Lefaivre and GO multimédia on all scenographic, acoustical and architectural lighting aspects in addition to the exterior LED signage.
The Journal de Québec published a souvenir special to highlight the construction of this great project that is the Centre Vidéotron, a multifunctional amphitheater on the cutting edge of technology.
ABCP architectural firm’s Michel Veilleux underlined that no details were spared by the architects and consulted the best in the industry by partnering with Populous, WHJW and Montreal-based Go multimédia.
As for Sébastien Hallé, Director of the audiovisual department, compares his past experience with the old Colisée Pepsi and the new amphitheater: “Now we are completely in an HD world. My control room is marvelous!”
The Palais Montcalm opened its concert organ with great fanfare which now resonates in Quebec’s showroom.
Photo Credit: Philippe Gélinas