Take part in Paris’ vibrant cultural offerings at a live French theater performance. Experience an evening of entertainment just like a local, and follow the action with the aid of English surtitles projected onto a large screen and an English program delivered by a host. Theater offerings change seasonally and may include classics by French playwrights like Molière and Feydeau, ensemble musicals, modern dramas or avant garde comedies. Settle in to one of the best seats in the house, and enjoy a night out at the theater!
Ticket to a 1.5- to 2-hour theater performance in Paris
Meet a dedicated host on arrival , who will welcome you and give you a programme in English
Make the most of English surtitles, projected in real-time to match the pace of the performance
Enjoy a guaranteed unobstructed view of the surtitles and stage
Step inside some of Paris' most beautiful, secret venues
Share an authentic evening with local audiences, and become a real Parisian for the night!
As the cultural epicenter of France, Paris is home to a rich, rotating lineup of live theater. Check the price calendar and the Itinerary below to see what’s currently playing and available dates. Various seating options and the choice of a matinee or evening performance and may be available, depending on the show and date.
Shows take place in a variety of theaters around central Paris, providing an opportunity to discover unique venues not often visited by tourists. When you arrive at the theater, a special host will greet you with a printed English program so you can read background information on the playwright and performers.
When the lights dim and the curtain rises, follow along with the help of English surtitles projected onto a large screen above the stage. High-quality translation is provided by bilingual theater specialists. After the performance, which generally lasts 1.5–2 hours, you may have the opportunity to meet cast and crew on some occasions.
It’s a unique way to explore the Parisian arts scene like a true local!
More performances will be listed as they become available. Please check performance dates and times in the price calendar.
From September 4, 2015: The Lie. A highly-anticipated comedy featuring César-award winning actor Pierre Arditi! The story centers around two couples and the lies they tell each other, raising the ever-present question: is honesty always the best policy?
From September 10, 2015: Cyrano de Bergerac. One of the most famous plays in the French theater repertoire, this is a true French classic, full of flamboyance, poetry, love, sword fighting and, above all, panache! Will the swashbuckling Cyrano overcome his crippling self doubt to win true love?