ANN RAY aka ANNE DENIAU
ANN RAY aka ANNE DENIAU
I can fly, if asked gently. Ann Ray, 1999.
Articles to discover
Busy, I guess. There has been a solar eclipse today. Hm. No music without silence, right ? I've been here and there... ••• Vangelis - La Petite Fille De La Mer
At the end... : "Fall River Legend" : They die... "Mademoiselle Julie" : She dies... Capturing the life and death, no less. In between : love, hate, madness. Humanity at all depths. Cruel time. With Laetitia Pujol (Her/ Fall River Legend) & Pierre-Arthur Raveau ; Eleonora Abbagnato (Mademoiselle Julie) & Stephane Bullion. • FALL RIVER LEGEND MADE
Venice. Venezia. It's been a while. And then, a theatre. A man. A rendez-vous. Michael Nyman at La Fenice. Like if I needed a reason to go back to Venice. One month ago, and I am not sure I really came back. Life in Venice... •
About being hungry. I heard dancers say these words, often : "I am hungry". A feroce appetite for work, excellence and new challenges. Appetite for dancing, acting, and stage. And here I was, back to the Opera de Paris, with a fierce appetite. Women's stories. Two ballets, two women's stories. Two ballets, two out of time characters, two unique rol
Teodor Currentzis. And then, one week later, Simone Kermes. Both gathered in music, and therefore, in life. ... We surely spent long hours together... Last time we were in Baden-Baden. Dido & Aeneas. May 2010. I was wearing that dress. ... Unfinished conversation. Naturally, as we met again, I felt the necessity. Photography as a necessity. Life, e
Metamorphosis. You can't create yourself, you just experiment your own metamorphosis. The essence was written at the beginning, very early, very clearly, very quickly. Afterwards, life is having fun... • I have created this "Metamorphosis" project - 14 photographs and a movie - following an idea I had at the back of my mind for a while... I creat
Back to... 2012 ? One of my favorites. We all fill in the blanks... - - - • - (phone call) Hey ! Back on the road ! - Great, I'm almost done with work. One last appointment & at last we can do the Moon Street thing. How much time do you need ? - With you in 20 minutes. - It's called theory ?! - I know. This is where I'm going. - Ok. I'm back in o
Haven't written anything here in 2015. My closest friends heard these words : "Can't wait december 31st, getting rid of that year." Haven't written anything. 2015. Facts, echoes, mysteries. What you know. What you left unsaid. What you can't explain. OK. Let's write about 2015 then. It seems like the right thing to do. I guess. First days of 2015.
Hope. So many beautiful encounters... I have always been impressed by kindness. Kindness is hope for humanity. Faith.
Life is strange. And beautiful. Yes, let's keep that. Life is beautiful. Encounters. Wilson, Baryshnikov, Dafoe, Paris. Willem Dafoe, Paris. Willem Dafoe, NY. Wilson, Abramovic, Dafoe, Antony, NYC. The life and death of Marina Abramovic. (to be continued) ... The story of a lifetime. About transmission. With a little help from my friends, too... Di