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Fictional Islands by Aleppo

Aleppo is a Brussels-based independent project, engaged in opening public programs through artistic interventions and reflections.
Every season Aleppo opens an Imaginary School, a free and open program of performances, lectures, screenings and reading groups emerging from a specific question.
Among the recent projects of Aleppo:
Can Nature Protest? (Manifesta, Palermo 2018, with Paul Maheke, Isabel Margarita Lewis, Emanuele Coccia),
The Second Nature (Homo Novus, Riga, 2017, with a.o. Karabbing Film Collective, Elizabet Povinelli);
Une vitalité indomptable (Festival Parallèle, MUCEM, Marseille 2017, with a.o. Anne-Lise Le Gac, Ana Pi);
Black Market (Brussels 2016);
The School of Exceptions (Santarcangelo 2016),
The Body as Archive (Dansem, MUCEM, Marseille 2015, with Sofiane Ouissi and Arkadi Zaides)

Fictional Islands (Les îles fictives de la Méditerranée) is a program concieved by Daniel Blanga Gubbay (Aleppo – Bruxelles) invited by Festival DanseM 2018 à Marseille.

This program has been concieved in collaboration with Pierre-Laurent Boudet (Entropie Production, Bruxelles) and Francesca Corona (DANSEM – Marseille)

Participants are:
Anne-Lise Le Gac (Fr), Tropicantesimo (It), Malak Helmy (Eg), Tropicold (Fr), Invernomuto (It), Daniel Blanga Gubbay (Be/It), Bassam Abou Diab (Lib), Jacopo Jenna (It), Sequoyah Tiger (It)

Co-directed by L’Officina (Marseille - Fr) and Entropie Production (Be)


General management

Pierre-Laurent Boudet

pierlo.boudet (at)
+32 484 650 830

Production manager

Florent Garnier
florent.garnier (at)
+32 487 76 83 16
Entropie Production is suported by Fédération Wallonie Bruxelles Hosted by Théâtre Varia
Rue du Sceptre 78 - 1050 Bruxelles - BE -