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  • Water as Deep as Love on a Niçois Stage

    A play about breast cancer and death is not a topic theater visitors would readily flock to. And yet they should not miss Les Eaux Profondes.

    When in 1986, famous American writer and actor Paul Linke lost his wife, singer Francesca Draper, to breast cancer at the age of only 36, he mourned her the way he knew best: he wrote a play honouring their 11 year marriage and their love story. A classic in the Anglophone world by now, this piece has been brought to Théâtre BelleCour in Nice.

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  • Quayside at the 2014 Antibes Yacht Show [Photos]

    The 2014 Antibes Yacht Show is underway, and the wow factor is certainly in evidence throughout Port Vauban once again this year.

    The first big boat show of the season always generates huge interest, and Antibes has lived up to all expectations for this, the eighth edition of the show. A show that provides a platform for all sectors of the yachting industry, Port Vauban was buzzing with the prospect of a great summer to come on the Mediterranean.

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  • Michel Anthony - Artist and Malaysian-Niçois World Citizen

    Regardless of adversity, true talent can’t be kept down, as award-winning artist and sculptor Michel Anthony proves time and time again.

    Some life stories are stranger than fiction. When Michel Anthony was born into a humble family of rubber cutters in Malaysia in 1958, nothing indicated that he would one day find himself on the other side of the world, in Nice, widely recognized as one of the finest contemporary sculptors and painters.

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  • Luxoria, Castel Mare and the Worlds of Luxury and Design

    What better way to spend an afternoon than at the superb Castel Mare in Cap d'Ail, a unique property and a jewel in the crown of the French Riviera.

    Castel Mare in Cap d’Ail was the perfect setting for Bjarni Breidfjord, Managing and Creative Director of Luxoria Interiors, and Zhang Zhang, the first violinist of the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic, to spend a leisurely afternoon, discussing interior design, art and life on the French Riviera.

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  • The 2014 Cannes Film Festival Starting to Loom Large

    The Festival de Cannes is less than a month away, and excitement is starting to build in advance of the arrival of the glitterati of the movie world.

    The eyes of the movie and entertainment industries will be focused very firmly on this part of the world come May, with the 67th Festival de Cannes taking place from 14th to 25th of the month. The movies battling it out for the Palme d'Or this year were announced at a press conference in Paris last Thursday.

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Weekly Roundup - For the Love of Art and Half Marathons

Weekly Roundup - For the Love of Art and Half Marathons

Another exciting week ahead of us here on the French Riviera, and another great selection of things to do over the coming seven days.

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LIFESTYLE

Luxoria, Castel Mare and the Worlds of Luxury and Design

Luxoria, Castel Mare and the Worlds of Luxury and Design

What better way to spend an afternoon than at the superb Castel Mare in Cap d'Ail, a unique property and a jewel in the crown of the French Riviera.



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Water as Deep as Love on a Niçois Stage

Water as Deep as Love on a Niçois Stage

A play about breast cancer and death is not a topic theater visitors would readily flock to. And yet they should not miss Les Eaux Profondes.

ON THE TOWN

Lineup for 2014 Nice Jazz Festival Redefines Eclectic

Lineup for 2014 Nice Jazz Festival Redefines Eclectic

The lineup for the 2014 edition of the hugely popular Nice Jazz Festival was unveiled at a press conference in Opéra de Nice earlier this morning.

LOCAL BUZZ

Michel Anthony - Artist and Malaysian-Niçois World Citizen

Michel Anthony - Artist and Malaysian-Niçois World Citizen

Regardless of adversity, true talent can’t be kept down, as award-winning artist and sculptor Michel Anthony proves time and time again.