Daniel Benoin’s recent departure from the Théâtre National de Nice was much mourned...but look no further than Antibes to find him again. In 2013, the Théâtre National de Nice, no stranger to flamboyant on-s...
Daniel Benoin is back in Nice this month, directing one of the world’s most famous operas. And predictably, his adaptation has a twist.
The TNN’s new artistic director Irina Brook has big shoes to fill, those of predecessor Daniel Benoin who leaves the TNN after a 12 year tenure.
The region’s four leading theatres - TNN, Anthéa, TDG, and TFG - have radically different programmes in store this year, with their directors’ signature clearly legible on each one.
Music to the ears of jazz lovers and movie buffs alike: Woody Allen and the New Orleans Jazz Band are stopping over in Antibes this July
Period costumes, puppets, and retro-futuristic steampunk? Yes, Collectif La Machine is in the house!
It is said that all truly great French theatre companies are in Paris. The work that Antibes-based Collectif 8 does, proves otherwise.
The three regional flagship theatres present very different programmes, but all share a general theme of lightening the sombre mood.
Wherever there is a stage, Shakespeare’s wisdom is not far. The City of Nice has taken the famous Hamlet quote to heart.
A rare opportunity to catch Collectif 8, one of the most sought-after French theater companies, in a hometown gig at Théâtre Gag on April 18. (more…)...