Life imitating art in Lyon

Live art with a capital "L" – like Lyon! Dance, theatre and circus... for young and old alike!

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What's up Lyon ?

Le Complexe

What’s up Lyon ? This is the new new English speaking humour event in Lyon ! Stand up, comedy, sketch and improvisation…

Lukáš Timulak / Jiří Kylián

The Lyon Opera House

An evening in three stages to discover the work of the Czech choreographer Jiří Kylián and one of his disciples, the Slovak Lukáš Timulak, who...

Life of Joseph Roulin

The Celestins - Theater of Lyon

A housewife leads an ordinary life for years with husband and children. Until everything cracks … Suzy Storck examines the feminine condition with...

Festival Têtes de Bois

Espace Tonkin

The Espace Tonkin starts the year with the puppets "Les Têtes de bois", intended for the young public and their families with a program of workshops...

Pierre Pontvianne - Russell Maliphant - Yuval Pick

Le Toboggan

Three choreographers, three different universes demonstrating the vitality of contemporary creation, the diversity of its languages and its...


The Lyon Opera House

A work of great intensity, Rigoletto marks a turning point in Verdi’s art. German director Axel Ranisch’s staging adds a touch of delicious burlesque...


The Lyon Opera House

Franz Schreker, emblematic composer of the Weimar Republic, in 1924 produced Irrelohe, a tragic tale of toxic love that the public can now rediscover...


Les Célestins - Théâtre de Lyon

This is the story of Saint Francis of Assisi, as portrayed by the political and facetious pen of Dario Fo, the winner of the 1997 Nobel Prize for...


The Lyon Opera House

Shirine, a new work by composer Thierry Escaich, with a libretto by 2008 Goncourt prizewinner Atiq Rahimi, promises to be magical!

Change Me

Théâtre de la Croix-Rousse

Interweaving mythological figures, 17th century theatre and an event from the 1990s, Change Me explores the issue of transidentity. Staged as a...

Nuits Sonores - A Day with Honey Dijon

La Sucrière

Queer icon. Transgender DJ. Fashion protege? Let’s start by forgetting all the labels that you might associate with Honey Dijon. As soon as you try to...

Peer Gynt

The Lyon Opera House

Peer Gynt represents the coming together of two Norwegian geniuses - Henrik Ibsen and Edvard Grieg - to recount the trials and tribulations of a liar.

Pina Bausch

The Lyon Opera House

In 1984, Pina Bausch's work Auf dem Gebirge hat man ein Geschrei gehört (On the Mountain, a Howl was Heard) - was animated by "the fear of...

The Fourvière Nights

Roman Theatres of Lyon

Nuits de Fourvière is back for an anniversary edition!

Festival of Lights

Lieux divers

For 4 evenings, artists of all kind of inspiration enlighten buildings with light installations, creating a magic atmosphere in the streets and places...

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