The Celestins - Theater of Lyon

As a shrine to dramatic art for more than two centuries, it is a stunning example of an Italian theatre with its horseshoe shaped galleries, its red and gold colour scheme. It now offers a variety of theater plays as classical and contemporary.

Last updated date : 28/05/2021
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The Celestins - Theater of Lyon Place des Célestins - 69002 Lyon 2ème
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Built in 1972 on the vestiges of a Celestine monastery, it has been the temple of theatrics and the dramatic performances.
A theatre boasting a capacity of 1030 people with a 170-seat room (la Célestine).


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The Celestins - Theater of Lyon

Place des Célestins - 69002 Lyon 2ème

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