PERFORMING ARTS FESTIVAL
OF THE SEVENTEENTH AND EIGHTEENTH CENTURIES IN EUROPE
“THE BIG DEAL IS FUN !”

Saturday 23 to Monday 25 April 2022

Maquette du décor du Mariage forcé ©Claire Niquet
Maquette du décor du Mariage forcé ©Claire Niquet

Theatre FORCED MARRIAGE
8.30pm – Palais des Congrès, Maurice Ravel Room
Comedy-ballet in 3 acts by Molière and Lully, by the Malins Plaisirs, the spiritual concert, Hervé Niquet and the dance company l’Eventail.

Rates : from 15 €
Bookings : from March 2022
www.lesmalinsplaisirs.com – 06 98 90 20 08

“Sganarelle, 53, has decided to marry the lovely Dorimène… 18! Is this really a good idea?”
This is the craziest, most visual, most extravagant comedy ballets. For their first collaboration, Molière and Lully, unleashed, accumulate dance, farce, devils, dream, circus and stick blows!
An ideal introduction to comedy-ballet for young and old alike, Forced Marriage is the second part of a triptych composed of the Imaginary Sick and the Sicilian or the Painter Love.

Saturday 23 April : 8.30pm at the Palais des Congrès.
Sunday 24 April : 17:00 at the Palais des Congrès.


“THE SUN KING’S LOUNGES INSIDE THE OPERABUS”
THE OPERABUS THROUGH THE HARMONIA SACRA ASSEMBLY

For 10 years now, the Operabus has been criss-crossing the roads to meet the curious of baroque music and musical heritage.
Take a seat on the bus of Hramonia sacra, transformed into a very small baroque opera hall, with red curtain, chandelier and painted ceiling: enchantment guaranteed !

Saturday 23 April : performances in the afternoon in the city
Sunday, April 24 : afternoon performances in the city