Sonali Kothari, The Director

Sonali, the woman behind 99 Women -Pune, is an explorer, always in pursuit of her next challenge. Being a perfectionist, she is never done, till it is done. She is the founder director of Innishari, a start-up focused on community workshops and community messaging. She has been training students, teachers and corporates on creative thinking …

99 mirrors reflections_the making of character

The making of character Where do the 99 women come from? Where did I go to find 99 fragments of women’s ordinary lives? These questions are often asked. Did I rip confidences of “real” women, lazily sipping coffee or threatening them with a gun? No. I might as well tell you. I do not collect …

Kathryn Robbins, Make Up Artist

A fairy with pink hair, born in Birmingham, England, Kathryn Robbins expresses her creative talent through makeup art. Full of imagination and generosity, she created 7 make-ups of the shows and trained the beauty professionals who will assist her in the challenging task of making up 99 women before the shows. An art of metamorphosis, …

99 good reasons to support 99 women!

Because producing a play of this magnitude involves some economic realities, because this project has also the ambitious goal to support 99 women of Sichuan, a dynamic team of headstrong professionals of various fields has been set up to manage the search for sponsors. When you ask them why they get involved, they all speak …

DANIEL AND 99 ORDINARY WOMEN

The 99 women play is a platform for people to experiment new things. Daniel is Chinese, cameraman and usually shoots wedding parties. In October, he will film the 99 women shows. I met Daniel because of Jason. Jason was working in the language school where I pretended to learn Chinese; Jason is 24 year old, …

HOW TO ORGANIZE REHEARSALS FOR 99 WOMEN?

In the incredible yet exciting challenge to stage a play with 99 actresses, Genevieve FLAVEN, the author, and Laetitia CAPPOEN, the co-director, benefit from the help of 12 actresses’ coordinators: Caroline BENARROUS, Emmanuelle BOURAUD, Anne-Sophie BRABANT, Johanna CACCIARI, Sylvie DUGENEST, Emilie DEMERY, Florence FAUCHEUR, Nadège IFF, Audrey LARGE, Cannelle MARTINELLI, Frédérique SAURAT, Anne Claire VU. …

ACT 7_99 MEMORIES _ 99 SOUVENIRS _ 99 纪念品

@copyright 版权所有 2015 Liz Hingley ACT 7_99 MEMORIES The play end in its 7th movement, Voyage, where women remember what kept them, 15 seconds or a whole life time: a lovely bright green feather for Felicite, the highjacking of a Delta Airlines airplane for Joanne, the company of wise masters for Yanina, or the simple …

DANCE IN THE GALAXY

The first choreography of the play 99 Women is between Act 2 called Presence and Act 3 named Dissonance. Last Sunday, choreographer Amy Chan achieved the creation of this piece and facilitated a rehearsal with around 15 actresses and dancers. On the hypnotic music of Do not Break My Love by Valentin Stip – Hiathaikm, the …

ACT 6 _ 99 PERFORMANCES _ 99场演出

@copyright 版权所有 2015 Liz Hingley ACT 6 _ 99 PERFORMANCES In the 6th movement of the play, Letters, women draw sketches, play lieder, write sonnets, or merely dream of doing it. Artists or dilettantes, they express their creativity: like Dinah, photographing suburbs; or like Erika, parading in worldly salons; or like Angelica, by painting a …