Available in French only
Fascinated by the sound of words and the poetic images associated with them, Marc Sauvageau is a free electron who reshapes reality with the help of his fantasies and dreams. In his stories, simple facts become fantastic, the monochrome takes on the colors of the rainbow.
Fellow of the CALQ-regional Laurentides in 2018, winner of the Gaston-Miron Award of Excellence in French in 2015; finalist for the “Ambassador” prize at the Grand Prix de la Culture des Laurentides in 2015; finalist for the Passion Prize and the Coup de cœur prize at the Grand Prize for Culture of the Laurentians in 2012; Winner of the regional ESSOR Recognition Award (central Quebec / Mauricie) in 2011 and the Lizette-Gervais Award in 1999, Marc Sauvageau is very active in the field of oral literature in Quebec.
Coup de Cœur of the new faces of storytelling in Quebec and participated in the compilation "Nights of storytelling in Montreal", a triple box set published in France by Éditions Oui'dire.
The multi-talented Marc presents with the puppet Patate Poil, a children's show intended for 5 to 9 year olds.
He also offers a poetry-slam workshop for teenagers, and one for adults. Offered on site or virtually.
He also presents a lecture, a story he lived when he found himself buried in an avalanche. An event that changed his life.