Opéra National de Paris - Palais Garnier | Show - opera

The Trojans Member

from 22 January 2019 to 12 February 2019

Place de l'Opéra - 75009 Paris

Opéra - Grands Boulevards - 9e Arrondissement

Les troyens Opéra de Paris

Description

The French composer Hector Berlioz’s operatic masterpiece Les Troyens (The Trojans) will be performed at the Opéra Garnier. The five-act opera recounting the capture of Troy is based on one of the most famous legends of Greek mythology and features characters from Virgil’s Aeneid such as Dido, Cassandra and Priam. It is a tragic opera in which solo roles and choral performances are blended with dance pieces. The stage direction for this production is by Russian theatre director Dmitri Tcherniakov, with Swiss conductor Philippe Jordan directing the orchestra.

Audience

All public

Prices and times

6pm

€35 - €210

Methods of payment

  • CB/Visa
  • Eurocard/Mastercard
  • Amex

Opéra National de Paris - Palais Garnier

A 19th-century architectural masterpiece, the Palais Garnier Opera House, built by Charles Garnier and opened in 1875, is the 13th opera house in Paris since the introduction of French opera by Louis XIV in 1669. Napoleon III commissioned it as part of the renovation works in the capital carried out under his command by Baron Haussmann. A historical monument open to visitors during the day staging opera and dance. Don't forget to admire the ceiling painted by Chagall in the main auditorium.

Voir la carte

Opéra National de Paris - Palais Garnier

Place de l'Opéra
75009 Paris
www.operadeparis.fr/visites

  • Subway - Opéra
  • RER - Auber
  • SNCF - Gare Saint-Lazare
  • Bus - 20, 21, 22, 27, 29, 31, 39, 42, 52, 53, 66, 68, 81

Offer adapted to disabled visitors

  • Mental Mental
  • Physical Physical

Access facilities

  • Adapted activities and visits

Accessibility information

- Physical impairment: visits possible (lifts available). Access to the first dressing rooms, orchestra, museum library. Shop accessible by exterior lifts.Temporary exhibitions not accessible. Disabled toilets.
- Mental disability: group guided tours (20 people maximum) with Cultival: tel. +33 (0)1 42 46 92 04.
Visit handistrict.com for a full description of accessibility at Palais Garnier, certified by the Paris Ile-de-France Comité Régional du Tourisme.

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