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Introduction of The Cat in (re) boots Exchange Theatre is back on stage with a new family show : The Cat in (re) boots ! No need to introduce Charles Perrault’s Puss in Boots? Seen as a cunning joker and a thief, the cat is one of the most beloved heroes for the children as […]

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NUT! after Hoffman et TchaĂŻkovski

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NUT! after Hoffman et TchaĂŻkovskiAdapted, directed and performed by David Furlong. With Ben Cooper, Fanny Dulin and Magali Muxart. The Title says it all ! Exchange Theatre’s hilarious take on the Nutcracker ! The Nutcracker is certainly the most obvious Christmas tale. Written by Hoffman, and made famous by Tchaikovsky. Alexandre Dumas was asked to […]

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The Peau d’Ane RehearsalAfter Charles Perrault’s Donkey Skin‘La rĂ©pĂ©tition de Peau d’Ane’ by Anne-Caroline d’Arnaudy Devised by Exchange Theatre, adapted from Charles Perrault by Fanny Dulin and David FurlongWith Benedict Cooper, Fanny Dulin, David Furlong and Claire Meade Peau d’Ane (Donkey skin) is a very famous tale in France. It was made into a cult […]

photos d'amour pictures of love


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Pictures of LoveWritten and directed by Cassie ValanceBased on “Omphale” and “The coffee pot” by Theophile Gautier. Theophile Gautier is one of the most important French Romantic writer from the 19th Century. Mixing the beauty and the comedy, his most famous novels are Le capitaine Fracasse and The romance of the Mummy which inspired many […]

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THE NECKLACE after Maupassant

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The Necklace after MaupassantAdapted and directed by David Furlong. With Miranda Colmans and Leonor Lemee. Guy de Maupassant is the father of modern short stories . From 1880 to 1890, he wrote over 300 short stories and six major novels. Exchange Theatre takes a new look at the prolific mind of Guy de Maupassant and […]

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SIMPLICE by Emile Zola

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Simplice by Emile Zola With Simplice, Émile Zola will be honored as part of the media library’s season of French tales. Before becoming one of the most published and translated French writers in the world, Zola, still a young author, had Contes Ă  Ninon published in 1864. This was followed by ThĂ©rèse Raquin (1867) and […]

Le petit Chaperon Rouge


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How to make a good little Red Riding HoodAdapted by David Furlong. Directed and performed by Fanny Dulin. With Ben Cooper, John Mc Quaid and Charlotte Withaker. Charles Perrault is certainly the most famous French author of Children’s tales. He inspired Hoffman, Brothers Grimm and many more with his unequalled classic Children Stories: BlueBeard, Little […]

Young audience shows and plays

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YOUNG AUDIENCE SHOWS We are happy to present those shows and adaptations to schools: How to make a Good Little Riding HoodThe Peau D’Ane RehearsalAntigone by AnouilhThe Doctor in Spite of Himself by Moliere Add on workshops are also available. Based on talks, improvisations and games, they allow pupils to approach a play and its […]