Singin in the Rain, théâtre du Châtelet

From Mickey Mouse to Modern Musicals: Interview with Jean-Luc Choplin

Jean-Luc Choplin still remembers the day in 2003 he learned that the directorship of the Théâtre du Châtelet was soon to become vacant. An old friend happened to be on the theatre’s board and thought Choplin would be perfect...

Evenings out in Paris: Mugler Follies

Trailblazing fashion designer Thierry Mugler has put a creative spin on the traditional cabaret.

300 Years of the Paris Opera Ballet

Louis XIV founded the École de Danse de l’Opéra National de Paris in 1713, to establish and preserve the rules of dance. It is a weighty task to mount a presentation to reflect its...

What’s On: An American in Paris, The Musical

The famous movie is coming to the stage for the first time ever.

See Cats, the Beloved Musical, in Paris

This long-awaited Paris run comes hot on the heels of a recent, triumphant revival in the UK.

My Fair Lady Returns to the Théâtre du Châtelet

Based on George Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion, this beloved musical returns to the Théâtre du Châtelet this holiday season, following an immensely successful run in December 2010. With music by Frederick Loewe and book and...

Singin’ in the Rain at the Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris

The stage version of what’s widely touted as the ‘greatest big screen musical of all time’, Singin’ in the Rain (Stanley Donen, 1952), which was co-directed by and starred Hollywood screen legend Gene Kelly,...

Life is a Cabaret: Discover the World of Parisian Cabaret

Welcome to the world of Parisian cabaret. From political satire to feminist empowerment, Chloe Govan explains why this centuries-old art form, as sparklingly sexy as it may be, is very much ahead of the...

Phantoms of the Opera

Ghosts in the vaults of the Paris Opera.

Party Like It’s 1889: Ring in the New Year in Paris

Ring in the New Year – and join in the 130th birthday celebrations – at the Moulin Rouge While Anglo-Saxons opt for good old panto, come Christmastime the French hotfoot it to the Moulin Rouge...