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Theatre National de Chaillot

1 Square du Trocadero, 75116 Paris, France
+33 1 53 65 30 00
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the theatre is located in a very touristic place but still the theatre is trying to build it's... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Samaa W
wonderful experience

The National Theatre is a stunning neo-Renaissance building. It is set majestically by the Vltava... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
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The Theatre National de Chaillot is one of the most prestigious places of Paris, not only for his role in the history of the performing arts since the Theatre National Populaire of Jean Vilar ( his scenes have seen it happen the greatest artists of the past sixty years ) but also in that of France as it is at the National Theatre de Chaillot that was signed on 10 December 1948 universal Declaration of human Rights.Its three rooms can accommodate every night more than a thousand spectators and Grand Foyer overlooks the fountains of the Trocadero to the Eiffel Tower and the Champ de Mars, offering day and night one of the most famous views of world.The theater also houses a large collection of sculptures, paintings, pastels and paintings by the finest artists of the day.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the theatre is located in a very touristic place but still the theatre is trying to build it's bridges with different communities. people are so nice in the theattr

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

The National Theatre is a stunning neo-Renaissance building. It is set majestically by the Vltava River, instantly recognisable on sunny days by its golden roof gleaming in the sunshine. I saw the celebrated play - 'Madame Butterfly' here. Madam Butterfly is one of opera’s most...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

I have had a subscription to this theater for years, where we can see some of the most well-known dance troupes as well as the most experimental. They also offer 2 or 3 "Days with a choreographer": In the morning there are dance classes with...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Am thinking of returning to Paris and was reminiscing about my last visit. It was a beautiful evening and we came to see a dancer in the Trisha Brown Company perform. It is a comfortable theater - large but not cavernous. The entrance is beautiful...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

As stunning as the exterior of the building may be the interior is even better. With its murals wide stairways and amazing gallery space. We came to a Trisha brown ballet and the evening couldn't be better.

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Reviewed 22 June 2015

After being invited over to Paris to see the recent Focus on Australia season of dance, it was my first time seeing work in this venue. It is a vast building taking over many levels and it must have emptied many marble trees as the...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2015

The "Théâtre National de Chaillot" is located at the site of the legendary "Palais du Trocadéro", built for the "Universal Exhibition of 1878". The actual "Palais de Chaillot", officially inaugurated in 1939, totally replaces the old "Palais du Trocadéro" and, curiously, was built for the...More

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LaurentMassoni, Responsable relations publiques at Theatre National de Chaillot, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2015

We thank you for your review and hope to see you soon at chaillot. Best regards.

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Reviewed 21 December 2012

My family and I went to Theatre National de Chaillot to see "Octupus" by Compagnie DCA Philippe Decouflé and we found it extraordinary, the show manages all kinds of performig arts with exquisite quality. I strongly recommend if you have the opportunity don't miss Philippe...More

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Laurent1978, Responsable relations publiques at Theatre National de Chaillot, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2013

Dear Edgar48, Thank you very much for your opinion. I hope you will come again in our theatre. Yours sincerely

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