Beautiful shows to enjoy this season in Paris
Published on 13 November 2014, dans Entertainment
The festive season is one of the most popular times of year to visit Paris, and exciting shows and events are the perfect end to days spent shopping for Christmas gifts. Hotel Royal Cardinal makes an excellent base from which to plan outings to the theatre, and is close to some of the city’s most exceptional venues.
There are shows to appeal to the whole family such as CirkAfrica2 at Cirque Phénix and Disney on Ice at Zenith, as well as top musicals An American in Paris at Thêatre du Châtelet and Mistinguett at Casino de Paris for the grown-ups. Each of these exciting shows is the ideal autumn treat, and a ticket also makes an amazing gift for a family member or friend.
Shows that will linger in your memory
Family entertainment can be a dilemma, but thanks to a superb selection of shows in Paris this year there really is something for everyone. CirkAfrica2 at Cirque Phénix from November 15th is a terrific choice and this uplifting show builds on the success of the original production. Be transported to the colourful continent of Africa with music, song and dance, impressive costumes and stage sets.
Take the kids to Zenith from 10th to 21st December for the magical show that is Disney on Ice. See Mickey, Minnie and all your favourite characters in a sensational display of skating and choreography. Little girls will adore the Disney Princesses and they’ll all be there alongside favourite characters like Aladdin, Pinnochio and Nemo.
Based on Vincent Minnelli’s famous Hollywood film of the same name, An American in Paris from 24th December 2014 to 4th January 2015 at Thêatre du Châtelet is one of the must see shows of the season. Follow the tale of American GI Jerry who has come to Paris after WWII and wants to be an artist. You’ll love classic songs like Rhapsody in Blue, and the fabulous ballet scene is a highlight of this hit musical.
Mistinguett – Queen of the Roaring Twenties is still at Casino de Paris, and you can catch some of the final shows in this highly successful premiere run till 4th January 2015. The musical is based on the true story of a French singer and actress who became the top earning female entertainer in the world, and stunning costumes, choreography and stage sets bring the 1920’s to life.
• CirkAfrica2: from November 15, 2014
Cirque Phénix - Pelouse de Reuilly, Paris 12e
Reservation mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Reservation tel: 0033 0(1) 40 55 50 55
Metro : Station Liberté, line 8
• Mistinguett, Reine des Années Folles : until January 4th, 2015 in Paris
Casino de Paris : 14-16 rue de Clichy, Paris 9e
Metro : Station Liège, line 13 - Station Trinité-d’Estinne d’Orves, line 12
• An American in Paris: November 22 - January 4, 2015
Théâtre du Châtelet, 2 rue Edouard Colonne, Paris 1er
Tel. 0033 (0)1 40 28 28 40
Metro : Station Châtelet (exit Théâtre du Châtelet or Place du Châtelet) - lines 1, 4, 7, 11, 14
RER A / B ou D : Châtelet - Les Halles
• Disney sur Glace: December 10-21, 2014
Le Zénith, 211 Avenue Jean Jaurès, Paris 19e
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