Théâtre de la Gaîté-Montparnasse

Last updated
Theatre de la Gaite-Montparnasse. Theatre de la Gaite-Montparnasse 01.jpg
Théâtre de la Gaîté-Montparnasse.

The Théâtre de la Gaîté-Montparnasse is a venue situated at 26, rue de la Gaîté, in the Montparnasse quarter of Paris, in the 14th arrondissement. It opened in 1868 and seats 399 people.

Contents

In addition to functioning as a popular café-concert venue for many decades, it evolved into a legitimate theatre, offering not only commercial plays but also, by the end of the nineteenth century, occasional new experimentalist plays of the Independent Theatre movement. One such effort was Paul Fort's Théâtre d'Art disappointing presentation, on 5 February 1892, of a French translation of Marlowe's The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus . [1]

Productions since 1946

See also

Related Research Articles

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Jean Rochefort</span> French actor (1930–2017)

Jean Raoul Robert Rochefort was a French actor. He received many accolades during his career, including an Honorary César in 1999.

Gaston Baty French playwright and theater director (1885–1952)

Gaston Baty, whose full name was Jean-Baptiste-Marie-Gaston Baty, was a French playwright and theatre director. He was born in Pélussin, Loire, France.

Molière Award Award for French theatre

The Molière Award recognises achievement in live French theatre and is the national theatre award of France. The awards are presented and decided by the Association professionnelle et artistique du théâtre (APAT) and supported by the Ministry of Culture at an annual ceremony, called the Nuit des Molières in Paris. The awards are given for French productions and performances.

The 12th César Awards ceremony, presented by the Académie des Arts et Techniques du Cinéma, honoured the best French films of 1986 and took place on 7 March 1987 at the Palais des Congrès in Paris. The ceremony was chaired by Sean Connery and hosted by Michel Drucker and Pierre Tchernia. Thérèse won the award for Best Film.

The 15th César Awards ceremony, presented by the Académie des Arts et Techniques du Cinéma, honoured the best French films of 1989 and took place on 4 March 1990 at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in Paris. The ceremony was chaired by Kirk Douglas and hosted by Ève Ruggiéri. Too Beautiful for You won the award for Best Film.

Michel Creton is a French actor.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Pierre-François Martin-Laval</span>

Pierre-François Martin-Laval is a French actor, film director, screenwriter and theatre director. PEF is well known in France for his acting performances in musical comedy but also in serious plays. He studied at the famous French school of acting Cours Florent. During his drama studies he met the friends with whom he formed the comedy team 'Les Robins des Bois' in 1996. Initially called The Royal Imperial Green Rabbit Company, they renamed themselves after their first significant success, a play entitled Robins des bois.

Théâtre Hébertot Theater in Paris, France

Théâtre Hébertot is a theatre at 78, boulevard des Batignolles, in the 17th arrondissement of Paris, France.

Molière Award for Best Actor. Winners and nominees.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Jacques Weber</span> French actor, director and writer

Jacques Weber is a French actor, director, and writer.

Les Cinq Dernières Minutes(The Last Five Minutes) is a crime based French television series, created by Claude Loursais, broadcast from 1 January 1958 till 20 December 1996. The show was aired in four series on several channels.

Tsilla Chelton French actress (1919–2012)

Tsilla Chelton was a French actress of theatre and film, famous for playing the main role in 1990 film Tatie Danielle, in which she was nominated for a Cesar award and as an elderly Dominican in Soeur Sourire.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Théâtre Daunou</span> Building in arrondissement of Paris, France

The théâtre Daunou is a Parisian theater with 450 seats, located at 7 rue Daunou in the 2nd arrondissement of Paris.

Alfred-Adolphe Pasquali was a French actor and theatre director

Jean-Pierre Grenier was a French actor, theatre director and screenwriter.

The Prix du Brigadier, established in 1960 by the Association de la Régie théâtrale (ART), is an award given to a personality from the world of theater.

Albert Husson was a French playwright and theatre director.

Étienne Bierry was a French stage and film actor as well as a theatre director.

Jean-Marie Serreau was a 20th-century French actor, theatre director and a former student of Charles Dullin.

Alain Mottet was a French actor.

References

  1. Robichez, Jacques. Le Symbolisme au Théâtre: Lugné-Poe et les débuts de l'OEuvre. L'Arche, 1957, pp. 133-34.

Coordinates: 48°50′21.5″N2°19′23″E / 48.839306°N 2.32306°E / 48.839306; 2.32306