Flavia Coelho, Sônge, Claire Laffut, Frieda, Sopycal, Laura Cahen, Flaca, Karimouche, Thérèse… so many names on the bill at the new Toulouse festival on Metronum. With a program 100% female, the Metronum Women’s Academy Festival takes place this Wednesday September 29 until Saturday October 2, 2021.
A culmination of long support for these women
This event comes to close the first edition of the “support system for women carrying a solo project in the field of current music” set up by the Metronum.
For nearly a year, the laureates of the Metronum Women’s Academy, Frieda and Sopycal, followed by coaching sessions, personalized training and artistic and scenic residencies. They will take advantage of the festival to take the stage alongside their mentor, Flavie Coelho and Dream.
Concerts, screenings, meetings, dj-sets and workshops
Four days of festival are planned with a 100% female program. Concerts, screenings, meetings, dj-sets and workshops are organized. From this wednesday 29 september in the evening, the festivities will be launched with the concerts of Claire Laffut and Laura Cahen. Of 8 p.m. to 11 p.m., the two women will animate the Metronum stage.
A dj-set with Dream and Rocío is planned for Thursday September 30 from 6.30 p.m. to 11 p.m. with a screening of “Sœurs à transistors”, the musical documentary by Lisa rovner. A meeting is organized at the end of the screening.
the Friday night is granted to the first scene of Sopycal as part of the festival of 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.. She will pose her voice to a rap and song style and share the stage with Flavia Coelho and the artist Karimouche as a guest. The last meeting will be on Saturday evening from 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. with a concert of Frieda and his mentor Dream. They will share the stage with Therese as a guest.
Entertainment around music
Throughout the festival, the illustrator’s exhibition and mural Clemence Gouy will be accessible to the public. The artist created the visual identity of the Women Metronum Academy. An appointment is scheduled atHigher Institute of the Arts of Toulouse the saturday 2 october of 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.. It is the occasion for the artists to meet around a round table in order to exchange on what is the “course of a woman artist, from the beginnings to the accomplishment, the tips and tricks to put in light their talent “.
* More information and reservations on the website Metronum.