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Theatre de la Huchette

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The bald Soprano

My main reason for visiting this place was this Amazing show ( The Bald Soprano ) and I’m really... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2018
Maedeh M
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Historic Theater and Historic Play - Ionesco's La Cantatrice Chauve

We saw La Cantatrice Chauve here a few weeks ago. I had seen it when i was in college and wanted... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2017
Paris, France
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Sep 14, 2018
“The bald Soprano ”
Oct 28, 2017
“Historic Theater and Historic Play - Ionesco's La Cantatrice Chauve”
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23 rue de la Huchette | 5th, 75005 Paris, France
+33 1 43 26 38 99
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Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

My main reason for visiting this place was this Amazing show ( The Bald Soprano ) and I’m really happy about it. Don’t hesitate to go. And special thanks to the kind and helpful staffs.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Maedeh M
Reviewed October 28, 2017

We saw La Cantatrice Chauve here a few weeks ago. I had seen it when i was in college and wanted my wife to see it. The theatre itself is small and seating rather cramped so this one hour play is just the right amount...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank TSinParis
Reviewed August 29, 2017

had read the play before attending. marvelously absurd. comfortable seating. very good performers. better in seeing it than just reading it.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank johnr1948_
Reviewed May 24, 2015

Since the 1950's, generations of actors at Theatre La Huchette have been presenting the same double bill of Ionesco's THE BALD SOPRANO and THE LESSON on a regular schedule, without fail. The stylistic journey you will take when you visit this tiny jewel box on...More

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank andrtsao
Reviewed February 27, 2015

This charming little theatre was just across the narrow street from out hotel in Rue de la Huchette. Each night there were 3 different short performances but I only had time to go to one, La Cantatrice Chauve. The intimacy of the theatre made one...More

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank paluski
Reviewed February 1, 2015

Tiny theatre at walking distance from Notre-Dame-de-Paris preseting the Bald Soprano (la Cantatrice chauve) since 1957. You will laugh and be amazed by the actor's talent.

Date of experience: March 2014
Thank Em S
Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

Tiny and very popular place for theater lovers of all ages. Full every night with cosmopolitan french-speakers. Cosy atmosphere. Script is clever and disconcerting, easy to loose onself in these absurd dialogues... Refreshing experience. Staging is excellent. Same programme every night. Great activity to do...More

Thank carolinef970
Reviewed September 1, 2013

Cute little theater with a dead-on production of the Bald Soprano (La Cantatrice Chauve). Even if you don't speak French but simply know the play in English you'll laugh yourself silly. You've probably seen in the other reviews that it's been playing here since 1957...More

Date of experience: August 2013
1  Thank Kapiris
Reviewed March 17, 2013

I love this little theater and have gone back more than a dozen times over the years. It's really kind of amazing, especially if you have any appreciation for the absurd. They have been staging the same two Ionesco plays: The Bald Soprano and The...More

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank v0yageur22
Reviewed February 20, 2004

I spent a very pleasant evening at this theater watching two Ionesco plays. The theater is casual, small and cozy, and if you speak french, I highly reccomend going to see a play or two. The area of Saint Michel is also very interesting with...More

6  Thank aflashingray
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