THISISPAIN at Théâtre du Rond-Point

Théâtre du Rond-Point

Until November 17, 2024

No dialogue

Location

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

Duration

1 h 10 min

No intermission


Details

Dance

For all audiences

No dialogue


HIGHLIGHTS: THISISPAIN

Join us for the incredible performance of THISISPAIN, presented at the Théâtre du Rond-Point from November 5th to November 17th, 2024 is a contemporary dance show by Israeli choreographer Hillel Kogan. In collaboration with flamenco dancer Mijal Natan, he offers an exploration of questions of identity through the prism of flamenco dance.

 

On stage, Hillel Kogan and Mijal Natan confront and connect with each other, blending their respective body languages. Flamenco, with its fiery rhythms and exacerbated movements, dialogues with Hillel Kogan's more fluid and introspective contemporary movement.

 

The dance performance of THISISPAIN is more than just a flamenco performance. It is a quest for a plural, multifaceted identity, where Hillel Kogan's Israeli origins and Mijal Natan's Spanish heritage intersect, nourish each other and harmonise. The show sheds light on the notions of belonging, tradition and diaspora, and cleverly questions what defines "being Spanish" in the age of globalisation.

 

THISISPAIN expresses the power of dance beyond words. The dancers' bodies become vectors of emotion, translating the joys, sorrows, questions and identity struggles that course through our humanity.

THISISPAIN is a poignant show that invites us to reflect on identity and culture.
We invite you to discover this show, which blends flamenco and contemporary dance with great finesse and subtlety.

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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 THISISPAIN, 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 THISISPAIN, last?

The dance piece THISISPAIN at Théâtre du Rond-Point lasts approximately 1 hour and 10 minutes, with no intermission.

Is THISISPAIN 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, THISISPAIN, 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 THISISPAIN. 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.