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THE CAT IN (re) BOOTS

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Introduction of The Cat in (re) boots Exchange Theatre is back on stage at the Brighton Fringe Festival with a new family show : The Cat in (re) boots ! With Kindness, Fraternity and Diversity, our anti-racist version reclaims Puss in Boots for what he really is: all he does is out of generosity and […]

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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 […]

THE UNTOLD STORY OF SLEEPING BEAUTY

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The Untold Story of Sleeping Beauty In February, the French Tales series introduces us to Anatole France. He is a Famous novelist, senator and member of the French Academy. In 1909, he published Les Sept Femmes de Barbe Bleue et autres contes merveilleux, a series of magical and somewhat nonsensical tales, full of surprising wit […]

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HOW TO MAKE A GOOD LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD?

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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 […]

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SCROUGE after Charles Dickens

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Scrouge after Charles DickensA Christmas Carol with a French TouchA bilingual musical comissioned by The Institut Francais du Royaume Uni Written after Charles Dickens and directed by David FurlongSet design by Fiametta HorvattWith Benedict Cooper, Fanny Dulin, David Furlong , Jimmy Jameson and Gabrielle Lemniai At the end of a two year young audience residency […]