Tag Archives: Édouard Manet

La folie douce

The Folies Bergère music hall in Paris staged its first musical review on November 30, 1886. While it’s still in business, its heyday was in the Jazz Age. It was originally planned as an opera house and opened as the … Continue reading

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Une coupe mode

I’ve really got to get back to Paris because a new exhibit is opening at the musée d’Orsay that I really want to see. L’impressionisme et la mode will open on September 25, the same day that Fashion Week starts in … Continue reading

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