Philippe Jaroussky Recital at Théâtre des Champs-Élysées
15 avenue Montaigne, 75008 Paris
Capacity 1905 seats
1 h 30 min
For all audiences
Highlights: Philippe Jaroussky Recital at Théâtre des Champs-Élysées
In a few words: Philippe Jaroussky is a countertenor of breathtaking vocal technique.
On the stage of the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, he offers a sumptuous recital, accompanied by the Concert de la Loge and violinist Julien Chauvin, plunging you into the musical atmosphere of the 18th century. Together, they seek to rediscover forgotten gems by composers such as Valentini, J. C. Bach, Hasse, Jommelli, Bernasconi, Ferrandini, and Traëtta.
Known around the world for his exceptional talent and technique as a countertenor, Philippe Jaroussky’s voice possesses a rare ethereal quality, known for its purity and emotional depth. He has redefined the art of interpreting Baroque and early music, and captivates each audience that he stands before with his flawless control and sensitivity, making him an iconic figure in the classical music world.
You can't wait to discover these forgotten gems of the 18th century? Neither can we!
Story: Philippe Jaroussky Recital at Théâtre des Champs-Élysées
The programme for Philippe Jaroussky's Recital at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées includes:
Hasse: Overture, “Ma che vi fece o stelle”, “Sperai vicino il lido”, “Misero pargoletto”, excerpts from Demofoonte
Leo: Overture from Catone in Utica
Valentini: “Se mai senti spirarti sul volto”, excerpt from La Clemenza di Tito
Traëtta: “Dove son che m’avenne... Gemo in un punto e fremo”, recitative and aria from L'Olimpiade
Bernasconi: “Siam navi all’onde algenti”, aria from L’Olimpiade
Ferrandini: Gelido in ogni vena
Handel: Overture from Ariodante
J. C. Bach: “Per quel paterno amplesso”, excerpt from Artaserse
Jommelli: “Fra cento affanni”, aria from Artaserse
Théâtre des Champs-Élysées
Théâtre des Champs-Élysées
Hosting one of the most lavishing concert halls in all of Paris, Champs- Élysées is the true definition of architectural beauty with its historic foundation. Inaugurated on April 2nd, 1913, the structure is quite large comprising three auditoriums: Théâtre des Champs- Élysées, The Comédie des Champs- Élysées, Studio des Champs- Élysées, and a restaurant. The main theatre which has 1905 seats is Italian styled and originally constructed to host guests visiting the theatre to watch opera shows and concerts. This was the first theatre in Paris to be built completely from reinforced concrete instead of steel.
Over the years the famed theatre has hosted many recognized artists such as the beautiful cabaret dancer Josephine Baker, Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Oscar Peterson, Stravinsky, Richard Strauss, and many other entertainers from our cherished olden day era. In 2005 the main room in the theatre was renovated in order to improve the acoustics, it is confirmed that during a show the sounds are very clear, almost as if you were up close to the stage. Théâtre des Champs- Élysées is one of the most frequently visited monuments in Paris, on an annual basis more than 300,000 people attend programs from contemporary dance and ballet recitals to orchestras, operas, and other concerts. Carrying a number of diverse performances of different genres, the theatre attracts audience members of all ages.
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Air conditioning: No
How do I get to the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in the 8th arrondissement of Paris?
The Théâtre des Champs-Élysées is accessible by: Metro lines: The Théâtre des Champs-Élysées can be reached by metro lines 1 and 9 at the metro stations Franklin D. Roosevelt and Alma Marceau. RER subway lines: The Théâtre des Champs-Élysées is accessible by taking the RER to the station Pont de l’Alma. Bus lines: The Théâtre des Champs-Élysées is accessible by the bus lines 42, 63, 72, 80 and 92, which stop at the stations Pierre Charron - François 1ᵉʳ and George V. Our hotline can be reached in case of difficulty finding the Théâtre from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Paris time. For details, we invite you to consult the map above.
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Is tipping customary at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées?
Tips are not accepted at Théâtre des Champs-Élysées.
If I'm late, will I still be allowed into the show?
This depends on the delay. The auditorium doors close as soon as the performance begins. The first latecomers are placed in late boxes with a limited number of seats.
Those who arrive later will be allowed to watch the performance from the screens located outside of the auditorium, around the perimeter of the Orchestra and will be allowed to their seats during the intermission (if there is one).
How do I know if my seats are next to each other?
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.
For shows at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, the seats are assigned in odd numbers or even numbers. Therefore, if your tickets are consecutive odd numbers or even numbers (For example: 1, 3, 5,…), they will be adjacent.