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Opera Theatre d'Avignon

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Very impressive building

Near the pope's palace , in the center of the old city. Very impressive building with marble... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2013
Athens, Attiki, Greece
Romeo et Juliette with logs

The quality of this performance of Gounod's opera in a small regional theatre was exceptional. The... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2013
Douglas R
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1 rue Racine, 84000, Avignon, France
+33 4 90 82 42 42
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Reviewed 26 January 2014

We booked seats on-line for Madam Butterfly, but the shape of the seating plan is deceiving, being flattened-out on the PC screen. The auditorium is actually completely horse-shoe shaped. Costing £50 each, our front-row seats, not being central but to one side, faced the people...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2013

Near the pope's palace , in the center of the old city. Very impressive building with marble facade, and statues in front. We had no time to visit the interior In general Avignon is a nice city.

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Reviewed 30 May 2013 via mobile

The quality of this performance of Gounod's opera in a small regional theatre was exceptional. The chorus took a while to get going and the suprano's upper register was a bit weaker but overall a very good performance. Ruined slightly by a daft set design...More

1  Thank Douglas R
Reviewed 22 April 2013

This classic building is next to the City Hall and was built in the 1850s It has a beautiful, old fashioned interior and 5 levels of seating. There is no elevator and it quite a climb to the top level which has benches that go...More

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