Musicals in Paris

Oliver Twist, The Three Musketeers, Notre-Dame de Paris: discover the best current and upcoming musicals.

Saturday Night Fever, Oliver Twist, The Three Musketeers, Notre Dame de Paris, Timéo, Le Rouge et le Noir, the Opera RockThe Dix commandements  ... A wave of musicals, acclaimed by the public, are playing in Parisian theatres.

Characterized by a real French artistic identity, they are winning the same kind of popularity as musicals on Broadway.

Combining song, dance and theatre, these shows take the audience into another world whether it be the New York disco years with Saturday Night Fever or 17th-century Paris with The Three Musketeers. A unique opportunity to be carried away by the singing, and see dazzling decor and stage sets.

After the success of the recent shows Cats, Résiste, and Dirty Dancing, here is a line-up of new Parisian musicals for great entertainment to enjoy with family or friends.

Oliver Twist, the Musical is playing just off the Champs-Elysées

Oliver Twist - Salle Gaveau Paris © DR

As of 23 September, the most successful work of the English writer Charles Dickens, adapted for the stage, comes to Paris. With Oliver Twist, the Musical, the Salle Gaveau welcomes one of the leading musicals of the autumn cultural season.

Director: Ladislas Chollat. Composer: Shay Alon. Author, lyrics writer: Christopher Delarue. Troupe of 15 actors, singers and dancers and an orchestra of 7 musicians. With Nicolas Motet, Benoît Cauden, Catherine Arondel, David Alexis, Arnaud Leonard, Jeff Broussoux, Gilles Vajou... 

Synopsis: Oliver, a young orphan in 19th-century London flees a house of correction to search for his family. He is enrolled into a gang of thieves. This leads to many ups and downs and encounters.

> At the Salle Gaveau from 23 September 2016 to 26 February 2017


Musical theatre, musical
from 19 January 2017 to 29 April 2017
Bobino - 20 rue de la Gaité, Paris

The music show that breaks the codes and reinvents music.

Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

Musical theatre, musical
from 25 February 2017 to 06 May 2017
Casino de Paris - 16 rue de Clichy, Paris

The musical 'Priscilla, Queen of the Desert' for the first time in France.

Singin'in the rain

Musical theatre, musical
from 28 November 2017 to 11 January 2018
Nef du Grand Palais - Avenue Winston Churchill, Paris

The famous musical 'Singin’ in the Rain' at the nave of the Grand Palais from 28 November 2017

Les Choristes (The Chorus)

Musical theatre, musical
from 23 February 2017 to 21 May 2017
Folies Bergère - 32 rue Richer, Paris

The musical show based on the cult film.

Saturday Night Fever

Musical theatre, musical
from 09 February 2017 to 30 April 2017
Dôme de Paris - Palais des Sports - 34 boulevard Victor, Paris

Palais des sports stage adaptation of Saturday Night Fever, cult film of disco dance

Un été 44 (Summer of 44)

Musical theatre, musical
from 15 September 2017 to 28 October 2017
Folies Bergère - 32 rue Richer, Paris

A journey through time set to music by the big names of French chanson.

Soy de Cuba

Musical theatre, musical
from 19 May 2017 to 20 May 2017
Dôme de Paris - Palais des Sports - 34 boulevard Victor, Paris

Musical Soy de Cuba 19 and 20 May 2017 at the Palais des Sports

The Hole

Musical theatre, musical
from 24 May 2017 to 28 May 2017
Dôme de Paris - Palais des Sports - 34 boulevard Victor, Paris

From theatre to circus, from stand-up comedy to striptease, The Hole draws us into a wacky universe


Musical theatre, musical
From 28 September 2017
Théâtre Mogador - 25 rue de Mogador, Paris

The musical Grease on stage at the Théâtre Mogador from 28 September 2017