Théâtre Malakoff

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The théâtre Malakoff was a theater venue now desestablished located at 56 bis avenue de Malakoff (today avenue Raymond-Poincaré) in the 16th arrondissement of Paris.

The Avenue de Malakoff is a street in the 16th arrondissement of Paris. It was given its present name in 1854, the year in which French troops captured the Malakhov Tower during the Crimean War, leading to the subsequent capture of nearby Sevastopol the following year.

16th arrondissement of Paris French municipal arrondissement in Île-de-France, France

The 16th arrondissement of Paris is one of the 20 arrondissements of the capital city of France. In spoken French, this arrondissement is referred to as seizième.

On 22 Décembre 1912, Aurélien Lugné-Poe premiered there the play The Annunciation of Marie by Paul Claudel with the company of the théâtre de l'Œuvre.

<i>The Annunciation of Marie</i> 1991 film by Alain Cuny

The Annunciation of Marie is the English-language title of the 1991 French-Canadian film L'Annonce faite à Marie, an adaptation of the play of the same name by Paul Claudel.

Paul Claudel French diplomat

Paul Claudel was a French poet, dramatist and diplomat, and the younger brother of the sculptress Camille Claudel. He was most famous for his verse dramas, which often convey his devout Catholicism. Claudel was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature in six different years.

Théâtre de lŒuvre theatre and concert hall in Paris, France

The Théâtre de l'Œuvre is a Paris theatre, located atop cité Monthiers, at 55 rue de Clichy in the 9° arrondissement in Paris, France. It is best known as the theatre where Alfred Jarry’s nihilistic farce Ubu Roi premiered in 1896.

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