The Nord-Ardéchois Benoit Deschamps, better known under the name of his company Tontonballons, was selected to participate in the television program “France has an incredible talent”. During the evening of Tuesday, October 18, in the inaugural broadcast of the 17e season of this program on M6, he will present a show of which he has the secret based on balloons.
Without revealing everything, he confides some outlines of his performance: “The number presented for the selections features giant sculptures on the theme of prehistory, 12,000 balloons were necessary for its installation. »
A balloon sculptor
Tontonballons has been performing in France and in many countries for almost 20 years. By mixing music, stories, magic and other antics, he honors balloon sculpture in his shows for children and families.
Tontonballons operates on major stages such as the Toulon Opera or the Palais des Festivals in Cannes, but also in small structures such as schools, works councils, village festivals, or even leisure centers . His shows and balloon performances have allowed him to perform both in the upper echelons of society, but also in prisons and slums.