French Overseas take the Bastille:

Against all odds, the national final of the 4th edition of the Voix des Outre-mer competition will take place on 10 January 2022 at 8pm in the amphitheatre of the Opéra Bastille. Under the high patronage of Mr Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic, the event, which brings together the 17 finalists, talents from the four corners of the planet, Guadeloupe, Guyana, Martinique, Mayotte, New Caledonia, French Polynesia, La Reunion, Saint-Martin, Saint-Pierre and Miquelon and also Haiti, aims to make visible the richness and diversity of the French Overseas Territories and to celebrate music in all its forms by promoting opera singing. Admission is free with reservation via the website The final will also be broadcast live on the La1ère website and on France Musique.