DUE TO THE IDENTIFICATION OF COVID-19 POSITIVE CASES, THE PERFORMANCE OF THE WEDDING OF FIGARO, SCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY 27 JANUARY AT 7.30PM AT THE PALAIS GARNIER, IS CANCELLED.

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Opera

05:34

The Magic of Mozart

Interview with Gustavo Dudamel

Opera

01:45

Draw-me

Draw-me Les Nozze di Figaro

Understand the plot in 1 minute

Serie

Opera

Podcast La Khovantchina

"Dance! Sing! 7 minutes at the Paris Opera" - by France Musique

Octave Media

Videos

  • Podcast Les Noces de Figaro

    "Dance! Sing! 7 minutes at the Paris Opera" - by France Musique

  • 01:51

    Draw-me La Khovantchina

    Understand the plot in 1 minute

  • 09:03

    Émilie Cozette

    Progress of an Étoile

  • 01:15

    Draw-me Manon

    Understand the plot in 1 minute

  • 06:05

    The soul of Manon

    Interview with Caroline Petit and Laurent Laberdesque, artists of the Opera’s Choir

Podcasts

  • Work(s) - Robert Carsen

  • Work(s) - Episode 9

  • Work(s) - Episode 8

  • Work(s) - Episode 6

  • Work(s) - Episode 5

Series

Work(s)

In Work(s), artists tell us about the birth of a work they created, produced or performed ; An invitation to discover the creative process of making art through private interviews with influent actors of the cultural world. In conversation with Alice Ranavand, Étoile.  

9 available episodes

In Work(s), artists tell us about the birth of a work they created, produced or performed ; An invitation to discover the creative process of making art through private interviews with influent actors of the cultural world. In conversation with Alice Ranavand, Étoile.  

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Stage memories

The video streams offered by the Paris Opera allow you to discover or rediscover some of the productions that have marked recent seasons. Alongside the videos, Octave invited a number of artists who participated in these productions to add their own personal touch. Willingly playing along, they agreed to film themselves at home in order to relate their experiences, share their memories of rehearsals and performances and discuss the technical and artistic challenges of their roles.

12 available episodes

The video streams offered by the Paris Opera allow you to discover or rediscover some of the productions that have marked recent seasons. Alongside the videos, Octave invited a number of artists who participated in these productions to add their own personal touch. Willingly playing along, they agreed to film themselves at home in order to relate their experiences, share their memories of rehearsals and performances and discuss the technical and artistic challenges of their roles.

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30 years on: the Bastille adventure

Historian Aurélien Poidevin relates the birth of the Opéra Bastille, which was inaugurated in July 1989 and has just celebrated its 30th anniversary, through interviews with the artists, technicians and administrative staff who participated in the theatre's "startup".

5 available episodes

Historian Aurélien Poidevin relates the birth of the Opéra Bastille, which was inaugurated in July 1989 and has just celebrated its 30th anniversary, through interviews with the artists, technicians and administrative staff who participated in the theatre's "startup".

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Folders

La Clemenza di Tito

If the liaison between Titus and Berenice inspired one of the greatest French playwrights, it was the Roman Emperor himself, an incarnation of absolute sovereignty, that occupied the central position in what was to be Mozart’s last opera.   

5 available articles

If the liaison between Titus and Berenice inspired one of the greatest French playwrights, it was the Roman Emperor himself, an incarnation of absolute sovereignty, that occupied the central position in what was to be Mozart’s last opera.   

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Tosca

Based on the eponymous play by Victorien Sardou, Puccini’s opera brings together all the elements of a melodrama: love, politics, violence and religion. Set against the backdrop of the struggle for Italian independence, Tosca is a tragic tale of thwarted love between a passionate, jealous and impulsive singer and a romantic, idealistic painter who champions civil liberties.

5 available articles

Based on the eponymous play by Victorien Sardou, Puccini’s opera brings together all the elements of a melodrama: love, politics, violence and religion. Set against the backdrop of the struggle for Italian independence, Tosca is a tragic tale of thwarted love between a passionate, jealous and impulsive singer and a romantic, idealistic painter who champions civil liberties.

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