Vocal Recitals at Théâtre des Champs Elysées
15 avenue Montaigne, 75008 Paris
Capacity 1905 seats
For all audiences
In Italian, French, and German
Highlights: Vocal Recitals at Théâtre des Champs Elysées
Matthias Goerne, Julie Fuchs, Marina Rebeka, Karine Deshayes, Philippe Jaroussky, Julia Lezhneva, Carlo Vistoli, Nathalie Dessay, Rolando Villazon: these are some of the amazing artists who will be performing on the grandiose stage of the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées. They will interpret dazzling arias by Schubert, Mozart, Donizetti, Bataille, Moulinié, Lambert, Monteverdi, Purcell, Porpora, Haendel, Graun, Verdi, and many more... From the German baritone to the Mexican tenor, these singers will bring life to songs by both well-known and lesser-known composers. Awe-inspiring performances are guaranteed!
Story: Vocal Recitals at Théâtre des Champs Elysées
Do you prefer male or female voices? At the beautiful Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, there is something for everyone. In the grand golden and pink hall, you will be able to appreciate the velvet voice of the great German baritone Matthias Goerne in Schubert’s arias, the lirico-leggero soprano of Julie Fuchs in a Mozart recital, the voice duet of Marina Rebeka and Karine Deshayes in Donizetti’s arias, and the countertenor Philippe Jaroussky… and that is just listing a few! Check out the program!
Thursday, June 29th, 2023 at 8 p.m.
With Rolando Villazón (tenor) and the Belgian National Orchestra under the direction of Guerassim Voronkov
Opera arias by Donizetti, Verdi, Massenet
Zarzuelas and Napolitan songs
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 to get to the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées?
The Théâtre des Champs-Élysées is accessible by: Metro lines: You can take line 9 to Alma-Marceau or line 1 to Franklin D. Roosevelt. RER: You can take the RER C to Pont de l'Alma. Bus lines: You can take the bus to the Alma-Marceau stop served by lines 42, 63, 72, 80 and 92. Our customer service can be reached in case of difficulty from 10 am to 7 pm, Monday to Friday. For more information, please consult the map above.