Paris Theater

Paris theater, a part of the Parisian's life. There are many theatres in Paris. The most famous are listed below. Where to go for show in Paris?

Comedie Francaise is the most famous theatre in Paris. The theatre is also called the House of Moliere. It was opened in the century of Louis XIV.  Moliere and Racine have performed here. The chair of Moliere is exposed in the public hall.

Address: Comedie Francaise 1 place Colette Paris 1st arrondissement. Metro: Palais-Royal.

Theatre des bouffes du Nord has Wonderful productions in French sometimes in english too. 

Address: 37bis boulevard de la Chapelle 10th arrondissement. Metro: La Chapelle.

Theatre de la Bastille: 76 rue de la Roquette 11th. Metro: Bastille. 

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Cafe de la Gare is a fun place to go in Paris, great jokes in French.  Theatre shows. Address: 41 rue du Temple 4th. Metro: Hotel de Ville. 

Theatre de la Madeleine: 19 rue de Surène 8th. Metro: Madeleine.

Theatre de la Huchette: 23 rue de la Huchette 5th. Metro: St-Michel.

Theatre National de Chaillot: 1 pl. du Trocadero 16th. Metro: Trocadero. Includes two theaters dedicated to drama and dance.

Theatre Marigny: Carre Marigny 8th.

Theatre du Rond Point2bis avenue Franklin-D.-Roosevelt, 8th arrondissement.

Theatre du Vieux Colombier: 21 Rue du Vieux Colombier 6th arrondissement. Metro: Saint-Sulpice

Theatre de la Ville: 2 place du Châtelet Paris 4th arrondissement.

Theatre Mogador: 25 rue de Mogador, Paris.

Cartoucherie: In the bois de Vincennes. Metro: Chateau de Vincennes. It's a complex of 5 theaters: theatre du soleil, de l'Aquarium, de la Tempete, de l'epee de bois, theatre de Chaudron.

Theatre de la Villette: 211 avenue Jean Jaures 19th. Metro: Porte de Pantin.

Theatre in English

Theatre de la Cite Internationale: 21 Boulevard Jourdan 14th. Metro: Porte d'Orleans. Also you can buy tickets universities of Paris I, III, VII, VIII, X.

Tower Theatre Company: The Tower Theatre Company in Paris Each year the Tower Theatre Company presents a play by William Shakespeare in the open-air Théâtre de Verdure, which is in the Bois de Boulogne.

Sudden Theatre: 14 bis, rue Sainte Isaure 18th. Metro: Jules Joffrin. The school includes a course of 3 years with a 4th year of free play.

Theatre des Nouveautés: 24 boulevard Poissonnière, Paris.

Tickets for Paris theater

L'Officiel des Spectacles and the Pariscope are both weekly magazines with a theatre section. You can buy them on Wednesday.

You can go directly to the theater.

Online they sell Paris theater tickets

Billets with discount can be bought online Also go to the Fnac (1-7 forum des Halles, rue pierre Lescot 1st, 77-81 bd St-Germain 6th, 136 rue de Rennes 6th, 74 avenue des champs-Elysees 8th, 109 rue St-Lazarre 9th, 4 place de la Bastille 12th, 70 avenue d'Italie 13th, 26-30 avenue des Ternes 17th) or Virgin Megastore (52 avenue des Champs-Elysees 8th)

Two agencies sell Paris theater tickets: Kiosque de la Madeleine (place de la Madeleine 8th) or kiosque Montparnasse (Parvis de la Gare Montparnasse 14th). These kiosks sell tickets for the same day at half price. 

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