Ireland despite the COVID, the Festival Off of Avignon welcomes a "rather positive" edition
summer quarters in Rennes. Positive assessment for a festival under control
© West-France Nearly 2000 people flocked at the second and final concert night of the summer quarters festival. The Rennais festival tested life size The installation of the sanitary pass at the entrance, with on-site tests. The constraints have slowed some spectators but the party has taken place safely. The organizers have had cold sweats on the first day of the summer quarters festival , to Rennes . At 8 pm, while the concerts beat their full, the site of the festival struggled to fill.
The Festival Off of Avignon, vast theatrical gathering that highlights independent companies, ended Saturday,. This end clap closes a 55th special edition, marked by the epidemic context. The event was jostled by the establishment of the sanitary pass in the middle of the festival period that started on July 7th. Despite drop-down indicators, Nikson Pitaqaj, the delegate director of the festival, evokes "a rather positive return", Sunday on Europe 1.
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The event took place from the 20th to 24th of July on the peninsula of the Malsaucy (territory of Belfort), where traditionally stand the "Eurocks", a five-day festival with thirty groups and major chefs in the length of a country restaurant.
about 400 shows of Less than in 2019
with a little over 1,000 shows this year, there were about 400 shows less than two years ago. And only two-thirds of the number of usual spectators. But Nikson Pitaqaj welcomes especially to have managed to organize the event. "We have shown and shown that we can answer present and organize shows and festivals without taking risks to the spectators", he considers. "There have always been spectators in the rooms. It's not the crowd, I will not hide it, but despite all that remains positive for all companies."
When the sanitary pass became mandatory for the places of culture welcoming more than 50 people on July 21, it was "a little the shot of mass", had entrusted Europe 1 an employee of a company.
COVID-19. Six positive cases on a cruise ship in Marseille, passengers placed at the isolation .
© Archives / West France Positive cases participated in a weekly cruise in the Mediterranean with stops in Spain and Italy. Photo Stock Illustration. Six positive cases and six contacts contacts have been detected on a cruise ship that has gone through Sunday, August 8 in Marseille (Bouches-du-Rhône). People have been placed at isolation at home.