Sunday 10 May Opening doors : 10 a.m 18 p.m.
Dressed in the colors of Japan, in honor of its lyrical creation Contes de la lune vague après la pluie, a chamber opera composed by Xavier Dayer, the Opéra Comique will offer its visitors a special program.
IN FREE ACCESS
→ TATOOED !
Temporary tattoos and Japanese make-up for children, made by a professional makeup artist.
10-13 a.m and 2-5 p.m / Rotonde Favart
→ LES CONTES DE LA LUNE VAGUE APRÈS LA PLUIE
Broadcast of the opera’s teaser and extracts from the show.
Throughout the day / Rotonde Marivaux
→ SELF-GUIDED TOURS
A booklet, informing you about historical and architectural specificities of the Theater, will be available in the entrance.
Throughout the day
→ FOR FREE !
A collection of programs from past seasons, compiling texts, analyses, photographs and librettos will be freely available.
REGISTRATION REQUIRED (ON SITE)
→ GUIDED TOURS
Enjoy a guided tour through the Theater and discover its history.
Every half hour since 10.30 a.m, from the main hall.
→ SING IN A CHOIR
Initiation workshops to "singing in chorus" with Christophe Grapperon.
2.30-3.30 p.m / 4.30-5.30 p.m
→ STAGE LIGHTING…
Lighting in opera : how does it work? Play the role of a technician, with the help of a professional, to discover projectors, colors and intensity of the lights.
12 a.m -1 p.m and 4-5 p.m
→ ORIGAMI WORKSHOP
Let's meet on the stage of the Salle Favart and become initiated into one of the oldest traditional Japanese art forms: paper folding.
After forming all kinds of paper flowers, participants will be invited to "plant" some of them there and try to win tickets to the dress rehearsal of Contes de la lune vague après la pluie due on Saturday 16 May at 8 pm.
10.30-12 a.m and 1.30-4 p.m