Bernardo Montet
Cie Mawguerite



Mon âme pour un baiser


" Mon âme pour un baiser " is a piece for three feminine interpreter. This piece recalls the fury of this world through three young women's bodies, frail and strong which invent together a riposte space as a response of the anguish of the world. " Mon âme pour un baiser was created on 7th June 2019 in National Choreography Center in Tours (FR) on the occasion of "Tours d'Horizon" festival. 




"Carne" is tremor manifestation until its own overflow. This piece have to be considered in this original, archaic and sacred dimension. It's like a new appropriation of his body, his flesh. 

For this creation, Bernardo Montet based off the deutsch missionary Martin Gusinde works. This work speak about folk from Tierra del Fuego, at the beginning of the 20th century. This piece was created in 2017 on the occasion of "Montpellier Danse" festival, then broadcasted at the theater in Lorient in February 2018, as well as at "Dansfabrik" festival in Brest in March 2018.


Le soleil du nom


"Le soleil du nom" is a solo interpreted by Bernardo Montet on pictures of "Pas de ciel" Téo Hernandez movie's. The solo is accompanied by a musician and a poet. This piece was created in 2016 in Marrakech (Maroc). Thereafter, Le soleil du nom was broadcasted in national as well as international scale. Today this piece is always in broadcast. 



Bernardo Montet was born in Marseille (FR) and he grew up in N'Djaména, Fya-Largeau (Tchad) and Dakar Fann (Sénégal). He first studied psychomotricity. Then, he began a dance formation in Mudra school in Brussels. As a result of such meetings and experiences, Bernardo Montet, co-directs the National Choreography Center of Rennes, then became associate artist with the National Stage "Quartz" in Brest.  

In 1999, he founded the Mawguerite company with Tal Beit-Halachmi, Marc Veh, Taoufiq Izeddiou, Dimitri Tsiapkinis, Gilles Touyard and Pascal Le Gall. In 2003, he became director of the National Choreography Center of Tours. During his direction, he created 9 pieces about subjects dear to him: colonialism, memory, identity, bodies consciousness, resistance. Since 2012, he has resumed the direction of Mawguerite company situated in Morlaix (FR) in which he creates pieces, leads artistic actions in national as well as international scale.