People are starving, but Emperor Napoleon III wants to build an opera house of gold, plaster, and marble. Unwanted constructions of a new opera begin, Parisians try to stop the process, and the architect struggles to save his amazing project. What a sad story is hidden behind the walls of […]
The nuance surrounding theatrical performances is filled with creative indulgence. Artists, writers and performers hold a penchant for the flair of France. Stepping into the French scene denotes an eloquence that seems to float in the air. For centuries, the country of fine arts has crafted a realm of possibilities […]
In the early BC era, there was a festive focus on theatrical presentations. In light of rituals and occasions dedicated to the deities of ancient Greece and Rome came the theater as we know it today. Depicting a sense of tragedy and elation were the main themes of each play. […]
Tuscany is centered with charming and charismatic traditions. Old world cultures remain nestled in this stoic region of Southern Italy. Sophisticated with culture and historic values, Tuscany offers an enriching experience for travelers. Quaint villages, enlightening cities and nostalgic country sides are the heart of Tuscany. The area is renowned […]
The Theaters of France hold an air of exquisite elegance that is mystifyingly luxurious. Historically enchanting stages are surrounded with impeccable details. In earlier centuries, status was derived as a birthright, honored by ones means and displayed with the highest of quality.
The design of a performance venue, whether it be an opera house, theatre or cinema, is traditionally an opportunity for the architects to make a significant impact on both the local area and the world. Sydney is now famous world-over for the striking design of its Opera House, and you […]
Antonin Artaud, better known as Antoine Joseph Artaud, was born on the 4th of September in 1896, in Marseille, France. He was a dramatist, actor, poet, and a theoretician of the Surrealist movement. He desired to change the classical ‘bourgeois’ theatre to his own creation of the theatre of cruelty. […]
Ballet is a performance that is articulated with music and motions that create the dynamic of an entire tale.
France is not only known and popular for its food, fashion, and cultural offerings. Fans of theatre, plays, and other dramatic arts will be pleased to know that several theatre festivals are worth attending and participating in while visiting France. These festivals are held annually in the various cities across […]
The Palais Garnier is France’s premier 1,979-seat opera house. More than the beauty of its opulence architecture designed by Charles Garnier, the Palais is also significant for its long history as a witness to more than 100 years of theatre and opera masterpieces. It was constructed for 15 years from […]