Welcome back to another festive Weekly Roundup, bringing you the best of what's on around the French Riviera over the coming week.
'2015 - The Year of Russia in Monaco' officially opens on December 19th, with a performance by the Bolshoi Ballet of The Taming of the Shrew, a work choreographed for the Bolshoi by the Monte-Carlo Ballet’s Artistic Director, Jean-Christophe Maillot, earlier this year.Read More
Irina Brook is celebrating her first Christmas season at the TNN, and she does it in style. In très British style, actually.
If you’re used to the Anglosaxon way of ringing in the holidays, you could be forgiven if you get a little homesick at this time of the year. Great holiday traditions such as caroling or Continental style artisan Christmas markets, are slow to take roots here in the palmtree-studded South of France.Read More
2015 - The Year of Russia in Monaco, showcases the 150 year-old historical and cultural heritage shared by the Principality and Russia.This initiative was conceived by HSH Prince Albert II during an official visit to Moscow last year. Highlights of the year-long programme of events include performances by the Bolshoi Ballet, symphony concerts and soirées featuring the music of some of Russia’s greatest composers. Read More
With Alice, Nice’s premier theater company Collectif 8 created another play for which there are not enough words of praise in the dictionary.
When Collectif 8 and Lewis Carroll meet, wondrous things happen. True to their signature style, diffusing the boundaries between theater and cinema, writer and actress Gaële Boghossian and director Paulo Correia give life to Alice, the timeless heroine of Alice in Wonderland.Read More