Mothers a Song for Wartime at Théâtre du Rond-Point

Théâtre du Rond-Point

Until October 19, 2024

Other languages with surtitles

Location

Théâtre du Rond-Point
2 bis avenue Franklin D. Roosevelt - 75008 Paris
Capacity 760 seats

Duration

1 hour

No intermission


Details

Musical theatre

For all audiences

In Polish, Ukrainian and Belarusian, with French and English surtitles


HIGHLIGHTS: MOTHERS A SONG FOR WARTIME

Get ready for an astonishing a deeply moving show created by Polish director Marta Górnicka this autumn at the Théâtre du Rond-Point: Mothers a Song for Wartime.

 

Bringing together 25 Ukrainian, Belarusian and Polish mothers who share their poignant tales of war, exile and loss, the show is a powerful song in the face of adversity.

 

On stage, these courageous women bring their stories to life through traditional songs, monologues and choreographed movement. Their voices, imbued with pain and hope, rise like a powerful hymn in the face of adversity and bear witness to the strength and resilience of mothers in the face of the horrors of war.

 

Mothers a Song for Wartime goes beyond a simple play to become a serene space of communion and humanity. The show invites the audience to confront the heartbreaking reality of war and to celebrate the strength of the human spirit.

 

Beyond the individual stories, Mothers a Song for Wartime carries a universal message of hope and solidarity. The show reminds us that even in the darkest of times, maternal love and human compassion can and must triumph.

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Théâtre du Rond-Point

2 bis avenue Franklin D. Roosevelt - 75008 Paris

Théâtre du Rond-Point


If you ever want to feel the pulse of the French theatre scene, the Théâtre du Rond-Point is the place to be! But which roundabout or "rond-point" is it exactly? It's one of the most famous roundabouts in Paris, located near the Champs-Elysées, smaller than the famous Etoile roundabout under the Arc de Triomphe. Since 1981, it has attracted a host of directors from all over the world and a host of people with a passion for theatre. A major venue for contemporary creation since 1991, the Rond-Point does not programme "what people like, but what they don't yet know they like", according to Jean-Michel Ribes, the theatre's former director. Since 2023, Laurence de Magalhaes and Stéphane Ricordel have taken over the reins of this theatre, which is still rooted in contemporary creation and focuses on living authors.



Fast facts
Capacity: 760
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Air conditioning: Yes
Heating: Yes

FAQ

How do I get to Théâtre du Rond-Point in the 8th arrondissement of Paris?

The Théâtre du Rond-Point is accessible by:
Metro: Line 1 (station Champs-Élysées - Clemenceau and Franklin D. Roosevelt), line 9 (station Franklin D. Roosevelt), line 13 (station Champs-Élysées - Clemenceau)
Address: 2 Bis avenue Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 75008 Paris
In case of difficulty, our hotline can be reached during our business hours. Please see the footer of this page for our contact details.

What do I do when I get to Théâtre du Rond-Point?

We invite you to arrive 15 minutes before the beginning of Mothers a Song for Wartime, and present your voucher at the front desk. Théâtre du Rond-Point’s English-speaking staff members will guide you to your seats.

How long does Mothers a Song for Wartime, last?

The danse piece Mothers a Song for Wartime at Théâtre du Rond-Point lasts approximately 1 hour, with no intermission.

Is Mothers a Song for Wartime for an international audience or French speakers?

Both! The Théâtre du Rond-Point welcomes audiences from all over the world! Dance is a universal language, therefore, the dance piece, Mothers a Song for Wartime, is accessible to anyone from any corner of the world.

Where will I be seated?

The seats you will be allocated at the Théâtre du Rond-Point will be placed in the centre of the auditorium.

Can I choose my seat when booking?

No, unfortunately it is not possible to choose your seat when booking for Mothers a Song for Wartime. However, you can choose the category and we will allocate you the best seats in the chosen category!
Please note that tickets of the same category that are booked during the same purchase session, in the same booking order on our website are always assigned side by side. To be sure of this, make sure all of your tickets are in the same category and are included in your shopping cart at the time of purchase.
You can find the seating plan in the theatre’s "photo" section on this page.
If there are no available adjacent seating arrangements, our customer service team will contact you before the booking is confirmed.

Is there a dress code at Théâtre du Rond-Point?

There is no specific dress code at Théâtre du Rond-Point, but proper attire is appreciated. Many Parisians will arrive directly from work, dressed in business casual or chic attire.