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Art+Culture Interview

I had the privilege to be interviewed by Natalia Lebedinskaia , for the website Art+Culture. She was one of the wonderful volunteers that helped me put together the Blabla Festival this year.

Here is an excerpt of the interview (for the complete version, click the title):

Artist Initatives In Montreal: One. Natália Perez And The Bla Bla Festival by Natalia Lebedinskaia

The BlaBla Festival received great feedback from both the performers and the audience. They all felt that they were a part of a really close-knit community event, and they loved the variety of the shows. Many music performers enjoyed a full audience, while some others were much more intimate, such as Marc-André Casavant's Disco Salope. Interestingly, it became very powerful as a result of the small audience: his goal was to shock, and with only a few people, there was no way to hide behind the anonymity of the crowd. He also changed the plan for the piece in the last minute…