Our team of four handles company management, touring, production and administration for artists companies and a diverse range of projects.
La Magnanerie to work with artists from a broad mixture of disciplines, including: dance, theatre, contemporary circus, and the visual arts. Our clients perform in private and public spaces at local, regional or international level.
The projects we work on vary from vast dramatic productions created for huge venues to multimedia exhibitions and in-situ shows. Over the last eight years, our experience has become increasingly diversified making us ideally-placed to aid unique artistic ventures.
We handle your administrative tasks, company and production, management, and your touring and communication needs. We exchange ideas and listen carefully to your views on: creating shows, developing cultural endeavours, and organizing workshops, residencies and, educational projects. In conjunction with the artists and companies we support, we build long- term partnerships with various national and international funding bodies (e.g. local governments, cultural institutions, programming venues, and private foundations).
We help you to manage your planned production or project carrying out a feasibility study, drawing up a project plan and overseeing implementation.
We work with you to formulate a strategy and create a distribution and communications plan so as to identify partners and build up your network. We also provide; tailored support to increase visibility.
We handle the administrative organisation of your company, including, accounting, monitoring budgets, creating and supervising funding applications, and taking care of, salaries, cash flow, invoicing and expenses.
Our “consulting sessions”, can help to determine the best ways in which to organise, your projects, benefit from a fresh outlook, and, study international feasibility, timing and development. We can also train your administrative, production and/or distribution teams, providing them with new tools for time-management, team-building and professional communications.
We are keen to forge partnerships with like-minded people who, believe in building bridges between artists, producers and international cultural venues. By sharing our skills commitments we aim to make MAG.I.C into a new cooperation hub. MAG.I.C is a growing informal collective of artists who share a common vision of cooperation and come from a number of countries in Europe and beyond (currently over six).
MAG.I.C is currently working with:
Anna Nilsson & Sara Lemaire, Petri Dish Company in Brussels (Belgium)
André Braga & Cláudia Figueiredo, Circolando Company and Creation Space in Porto (Portugal)
Annabel Soutar, Porte Parole in Montreal (Canada)
Are you a European company or free-lance artist?
MAG.I.C can ensure you are represented and work directly at a European level. We can introduce you to a French network of multi-disciplinary workshops and programming venues using our expertise and our network, we can work with you on various aspects of your project: funding, production touring and communications.
Are you a programmer, creative director or an agency?
We would be delighted to help you to expand your network, identify artists and projects, create partnerships and exchanges in Europe, by enhancing your visibility, providing know-how, and sharing contact files, etc. We can work with you to identify European artistic endeavours committed to international cooperation and we can boost the artists you represent and coproduce.
What we offer is … MAG.I.C.
We help with touring and provide guidance on developing and nurturing international projects. MAG.I.C stands for MAGnanerie International Cooperation.
Are you looking to bring a little MAGIC to your outlook, projects, and touring?
Do you already have partners in Europe and want to expand your network?
Is your work available to tour worldwide?
Then MAG.I.C is for you!