Closed owing to the overall health crisis, the Bordeaux cultural café “Pourquoi pas” has devised a task of envelopes to invigorate the cultural sector and bring a tiny joy in this complicated interval.
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Giving individuals a smile is the motto of Pourquoi pas? Created in 2019 by Lionel lopez Y Venaïg Péchard, Why not ? is a cultural café situated in the coronary heart of the Saint-Jean district. Improvisation theater, slam, concert events, competitions or match evenings, presents a diverse application every night, from Tuesday to Saturday. The latter has captivated much more than 10,000 people considering that opening. However, this place of sharing has had to close its doors in the context of the overall health crisis. Much from despairing, the two professionals needed to take benefit of this closure to produce some of their assignments. Pushed by society, they imagined with their fellow, Juliette Miglierina, cultural envelopes. A “solidarity task” that will allow them to retain a bond with their audience. “The idea is to offer you a sample of our programming and to highlight regional artists and actors who are at present in problems,” points out Lionel.
Nearby artists in the highlight
The envelopes contain a obtain ticket for Waagal’s album, a multi-instrumentalist from the location, codes that enable you to download a playlist manufactured by the Bordeaux media sort, as properly as an present about the online improvisation present of the room La imprevisión. Recipients will also have the pleasure of getting a board game established by the publisher Iello, a poem prepared by Daïtoha, slammer from the Street Def Documents association, stickers built by the bordeaux collective “La Brigade du Bonheur” and an illustration accompanied by a tale proposed by the TACK newspaper. Various area initiatives and activities are also in the spotlight.
1500 envelopes shortly to be shipped
The envelopes are largely meant for the elderly and pupils, in particular affected by the disaster and isolation. “500 envelopes will be sent to homes all-around the café, yet another 500 will be sent to nursing households and finally the last 500 to Crous University,” explains the younger person. The content evolves in accordance to the recipients so that anyone can enjoy this tiny consideration. The supervisor provides: “It truly is to carry a minor joy to individuals. They uncover a reward they by no means expected in their mailbox. Distribution will start out around February 25. For individuals who will not be fortunate sufficient to locate 1 of these envelopes, the cafe is packed with assignments that will shortly be ready to be discovered.