Création spéciale : L'équipe de nuit

Special creations consist in creating a large scale performance alongside with non-professional artists or/and local communities. Participants are trained by Les Commandos Percu to develop a project from its composition to its concrete fulfilment.

Pedagogy of rhythm alongside fireworks provide tools and material to create a powerful event as a result of artists and trainees’ work.

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Workshops sessions can be run over a couple of days or several weeks depending on the project scale and the number of people involved.

Participants will be initiated to rhythm, musical instruments creation, pyrotechnics and the creation of a unique performance in their city. Workshops are open to teenagers over 14 as well as adults which constitute “the Night Shifters” with the artists of the company . This work leads to a unique creation, a big moment of sharing and emotion.

Workshops & special creations


2017 : 20th anniversary of Les Années Joué festival, Joué les Tours FR
2016 : Creation of a large parade opening to Les Commandos Percu’s show Clash of Drums : 
            River of Light, Liverpool UK & Freedom Festival, Hull UK 
2015 : Rugby World Cup, Milton Keynes UK  

« The experience was incredible : working with groups that have such a different approach to performance, fusing music and pyrotechnics in such a theatrical way was incredibly inspiring. » 

Juliana Landim co-director at Katumba - River of Light 2016 Liverpool UK

« The project surpassed everyone’s expectations. All participants describe it as a life changing experience ! »
Chloe Birr-Pixon project manager at Hull Samba - Freedom Festival 2016 Hull UK





Fête de la Saint Paul à Sarreguemines (F), 2014 / Les Enfants du Charbon (F), every year since 2013  / Festival Les Noctibules (F), 2013  / Perth Internationl Arts Festival (AUS), 2013  / London 2012 Festival, Windermere and Preston (UK), 2012   / Festival Les Accroche-Coeurs d'Angers (F), 2010  / Lakes Alive, Manchester International Arts, Maryport (UK), 2010  / De l'ombre à la lumière (F), December 2008  / Pledeliac (F), July 2008  /  Cirkostard, Ville d'Ajaccio, June 2006  /  « Foyer » à Flin (F), création pour les 60 ans des Foyers Ruraux de Meurthe et Moselle, August 2009  / Les Odyssées Ambésiennes (F), August 2005  / La Roche-Sur-Yon (F), April 2007  / La Vallée des Délices d'Europe, Saint Astier (F), June 2006  / St Leu (La Réunion F), May 2002  /  Arles (F), March 2002.