Le festival d avignon

The Theatre arts Week, spurred on passant par Jean Vilar and his armée in 1947, was all it took à transform Avignon and the henchmen courtyard ns the Popes" Palace into one of the greatest stages parce que le the performing de lart with an international dimension.

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The rechercher d"Honneur, a mythical and impressive venue, rappel 2000 spectators à share auto love pour theatre, occasionally from nightfall till dawn. Magical moment when the artists et spectators applaud in unison the beautiful mutual performance and the beauty ns writing.

Richard II passant par Shakespeare – Terrasse du midi de Maurice Clavel - les Prince du Hombourg de H. De Kleist - le Soulier ns satin par Paul Claudel - Dom Juan by Molière - les Chinoise passant par JL Godard - Messe pour le temps présent par Maurice Béjart - early morning par E. Saut - Antigone par Carollyn Carlson... Platonov A. Passant par Tchekhov, wolf by alin Platel, Peer Gynt passant par Henrik Ibsen, nom de fille suis Sang par Jan Fabre, Inferno aux Roméo Castellucci, Casimir rang Caroline de Ödön de Horvath, Littoral, Incendies, Forêts du Wajdi Mouawad - the Master et Margarita aux Mikhaïl Boulgakov…

No less then forty imaginative projects, in theatre, dance, music et fine arts, enrich thé creativity every year. Discerning festival-goers discuss auto plays and share your favourites; others aller to any ns the countless workshops, debates et discussions. During une month, Avignon bustles v exuberance. The Avignon Theatre bien sur is committed venir providing access to auto whole public - subject à seating access - et invites you to share the best of contemporary, European et international culture.


The rechercher d"Honneur - Palace de the Popes ns Avignon


perdu Julie, august Strindberg, directed by Frederic Fisbach

The birth de the fermé with jeans Vilar


For the 17 years throughout which jean Vilar took on this project, accompanied passant par such faithful actors oui Jean Negroni, Germaine Montero, alain Cuny, michel Bouquet, Jean-Pierre Jorris, Sylvia Montfort, Jeanne Moreau, Daniel Sorano, marié Casares et a peu later gerard Philippe, he would it is in at thé head ns a recadrer decentralization, driven passant par a merged thought, that of a resurgence of french theatre in one sole place: "Give back à theatre, venir the collective arts, a place différent than the confined space; à allow an art withering in the antechambers, in auto cellars, in the magasin to breath again; finally to bring architecture et dramatic poetry back together ".

The post-war momentum fashioned nouveau social and cultural structures et so cette was that in 1963, encouraged by activist organizations- associations, lieu de travail councils, youth movements, laic clubs - the festival of Avignon opened up venir a nouveau public. The suivant generation took possession ns the city.

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A excellent idea in auto service du a more and more associated public, auto Avignon Theatre fermé counts an ext than 100,000 entries, 93% occupancy in 2012, an indubitable passion shared by année ever-changing public.

JEAN VILAR native 1947 to 1971

PAUL PUAUX indigenous 1971 venir 1979

Present due to the fact that 1947, hey worked with jean Vilar in evolving the Festival; cette became the administrator in 1966. Hey created the association Jean Vilar in 1979.

ALAIN CROMBECQUE from 1985 venir 1992

A homme of an excellent openness and sensitivity, hey brought a new momentum to auto festival de opening thé doors à non-European culture (India, Iran, Latin America...). Cette incorporated différent venues, notable auto Quarries in Boulbon, a natural room where peter Brook’s “Mahabarata” to be performed. Ever before faithful in respecting thé founder’s values.

BERNARD FAIVRE-D’ARCIER native 1993 to 2003

He continu with brio along thé path of his predecessor.

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Since September 1, 2013, OLIVIER PY is the new director du the dur d"Avignon.

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