Opéra national de Paris

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Thunder at the Opéra National de Paris

After several months of discussions between the danseur étoile François Alu and the Opera National de Paris about his professional aspirations and his career as an artist, the departure of the danseur étoile has been announced. In full agreement with the Opera National de Paris management, François Alu will soon be leaving the Ballet de […]

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Two Annas for La Forza

The big event of the Paris season arrives at the Opéra Bastille. From 12 to 30 December 2022, the Opéra national de Paris will revive Jean-Claude Auvray’s elegant production of Verdi‘s La forza del destino to serve as the backdrop for a luxurious cast. Two Annas share the role of Donna Leonora, Anna Netrebko, who […]

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The Philharmonie de Paris pulls out all the stops

The Philharmonie de Paris is back with a bang, with a line-up of great conductors. On the 6th and 7th of September 2020, Yannick Nézet-Séguin opens the ball with the Philadelphia Orchestra (and a fine programme with, in particular, the soprano Angel Blue, the revelation of Gounod’s Faust at Bastille). On the 8th and 9th, […]

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Election of François Alu, at last!

One of the most talked about and talented French dancers has just been appointed Danseur Etoile of the Opéra national de Paris. After ten triumphant performances of Rudolf Nureyev’s La Bayadère, Aurélie Dupont and Alexander Neef took to the stage of the Opéra Bastille on Saturday 23 April 2022 to honour François Alu, Danseur étoile. […]

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Tickets sales are open for the Opéra National de Paris

We are pleased to announce the official opening of ticket sales for the 2021-2022 season of the Opéra National de Paris. This year in particular, the announcement of the 2021-2022 programme created a stir. After a long period of uncertainty, France’s greatest opera house is back at the forefront of the news. The new director Alexander Neef unveiled […]

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Alexander Neef named new director of the Paris National Opera

Habemus director ! The white smoke finally came out from the Palais de l’Elysées after several months of expectations. The name of the new director of the Paris National Opera is now known. Alexander Neef, the current general manager of the Canadian Opera Company in Toronto will succeed Stéphane Lissner from 2021-2022 season. M&O wishes […]

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Dvorák’s Rusalka producted by Robert Carsen in Paris

On Stage: Robert Carsen, considered as one of the greatest opera directors of his generation, built one of his best production ever with Dvorák’s Rusalka. The masterpiece’s revival is performed at Paris’ Opéra Bastille from January 29th to February 13th 2019 starring Camilla Nylund, Klaus Florian Vogt and Karita Mattila. Not to be missed!

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René Jacobs makes his debut at the Opéra national de Paris

Event at Palais Garnier: From 24 January to 23 February 2019, with the oratorio Il Primo Omicidio from Alessandro Scarlatti, great Baroque conductor René Jacobs makes his debut at the Opéra national de Paris. This production his highly expected with the return of the Italian director Romeo Castellucci, three years after the exceptional success of […]