Twenty eight shows this season at Princess Grace Theater

Photo: Charly Gallo/ Direction de la Communication
Photo: Charly Gallo/ Direction de la Communication

In the presence of Patrice Cellario, Minister of the Interior, and Jean-Charles Curau, Director of Cultural Affairs, the 2016-2017 season of the Princess Grace Theatre has just been revealed by Françoise Gamerdinger, Deputy Director of Cultural events.

The new calendar will feature no less than 28 shows and numerous renowned actors including Pierre Arditi, Daniel Mesguich, Fanny Ardant, Chantal Ladesou, Laetitia Casta, Patrick Timsit, Niels Arestrup and Kad Merad, among many others.

The season will open on Tuesday, September 26, with “L’être ou pas”, with Pierre Arditi and Daniel Russo. Among the highlights: “Edmond” by Alexis Michalik, who won five Moliere prizes in 2017; “Croque-monsieur,” with Fanny Ardant; and in collaboration with the Prince Pierre de Monaco Foundation, “Just released”, with Jean-Paul Bordes, winner of a Molière in 2017 for actor in a supporting role.

In addition, this year, during one week, the Theatre will host Thomas Le Douarec, who will adapt and stage “L’Idiot” by Fiodor Dostoïevski, something to be discovered by a Monaco audience on Monday, May 7, 2018 at 8:30 pm.

“Fools are not what they were”, after Raymond Devos with Elliot Jenicot of the Comédie-Française, will close the season on May 17.

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