Category Archives: Theater

Avoir le vent en poupe

Le Théâtre de la Huchette, 5 rue de la Huchette, just a block away from Notre Dame, has been offering the same play since 1957, Frano-Romanian Eugène Ionesco’s anti-play La Cantatrice Chauve (The Bald Soprano). I first came upon this … Continue reading

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À tout seigneur tout honneur

  Jean-Baptiste Pocquelin is better known as Molière. He died on February 17, 1673. Playwright and actor, he lived his life half a step ahead of his creditors, despite having been born into an affluent family and having attracted the attention … Continue reading

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