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Archipel Post Modern - dance

The Maison de la Danse is bringing us a rich and varied season, mixing together creation, urban dance, circus arts and more with works from the...

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

In English at the theatre

As the stronghold of the French café-théâtre scene, Lyon is now crossing the Channel to give you an English version of the city's famous evening...

By Eléonore

Eléonore Delenne

An evening at the Museum of Fine Arts

Discover the unexpected charm of  touring a museum at night.  The light and atmosphere are completely different during the evening...

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

Lives & Destinies Festival

From 15 February to 3 April 2019, Lyon Opera has organised a festival on the theme of Destiny.

By Laureen

Laureen © Laurence Papoutchian

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What's up Lyon ?

Le Complexe

What’s up Lyon ? is the new English speaking humour event in Lyon !

Toruk - The First Flight

Halle Tony Garnier

We’ve been wanting to return there for the past ten years… At long last, it’s now possible: from the 20th to the 24th of February 2019, we’re setting...

Iphigénie

Les Célestins - Théâtre de Lyon

Created for the Avignon Festival in 2018, this contemporary vision of Racine’s tragedy draws on the very source of myth to shine a light into the...

The Enchantress - Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

The Lyon Opera House

Festival - Lifes and Destinies Portrait of an untamed artist.

A Dido et Æneas- Henry Purcell / Kalle Kalima

The Lyon Opera House

Festival Lifes and Destinies. As an ancient queen, disappointed in love, Dido is the first great operatic heroine.

J’ai pris mon père sur mes épaules

Les Célestins - Théâtre de Lyon

For his newest creation, Arnaud Meunier brings Rachida Brakni and Philippe Torreton together on stage. A comic and desperate epic loosely based on...

The Return of Ulysses / Claudio Monteverdi

The Maison de la Danse

Festival Lifes and Destinies An opera in its native state As the only opera staged by the Handspring Puppet Company, Il ritorno d’Ulisse is here...

Opening Night

Les Célestins - Théâtre de Lyon

This is one of the big events of the season: an open road between theatre and cinema, starring an exceptional actor.

Les Enfants du Levant / Isabelle Aboulker

Théâtre de la Renaissance

Based on a novel by Claude Gritti, Les enfants de l’île du Levant, which was published in 1999, Isabelle Aboulker and Christian Eymery, the associate...

Le Faiseur de théâtre

Les Célestins - Théâtre de Lyon

Completely hopeless, wonderfully sarcastic, the great Austrian writer Thomas Bernhard takes a vitriolic look at our petty, tragicomic lives.

Reperkusound

Double Mixte

Reperkusound is the Lyon region's electro music festival, offering 2 nights of non-stop concerts.

Lessons in Love and Violence / George Benjamin

The Lyon Opera House

With his previous opera, Written on Skin, Georges Benjamin (born in 1960) rose to the summit of modern opera composers.

Le gypsy Lyon festival

Quartier de la Croix-Rousse

La Place Royale (Or the extravagant lover)

Les Célestins - Théâtre de Lyon

To the lively and irreverential tune of Tu veux ou tu veux pas, Claudia Stavisky makes the lovers’ breath in Corneille’s piece come in gasps.

Nuits Sonores - Nuit 1

Ancienne usine Fagor-Brandt

France's flagship electronic music festival, this event features international DJs in unusual settings.

Nuits Sonores - Day 1 - A day with Bonobo

La Sucrière

France's flagship electronic music festival, this event features international DJs in unusual settings.

Nuits Sonores - Day 2 - A day with Peggy Gou

La Sucrière

France's flagship electronic music festival, this event features international DJs in unusual settings.

Nuits Sonores - Nuit 3

Anciennes usines Fagor-Brandt

France's flagship electronic music festival, this event features international DJs in unusual settings.

Nuits Sonores - Day 3 - A day with Maceo Plex

La Sucrière

France's flagship electronic music festival, this event features international DJs in unusual settings.

Nuits Sonores - Day 4 - A day with Lena Willikens

La Sucrière

France's flagship electronic music festival, this event features international DJs in unusual settings.

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