Quartier d'Eté festival

July 14-August 9

© Agathe Poupeney

Global in outlook, ambitious in scope, citywide and often free, the Quartier d'Eté festival offers a fantastic summer programme of dance, theatre, concerts and circus. Previous years have seen open-air films, gypsy music, ballet by Merce Cunningham, and an opera composed for the occasion by Youssou N'Dour.

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Our pick of this year's program:

Sans objet

In Aurélien Bory’s troubling Wellsian vision, two dancer-acrobats compete with a massive robotic arm (the sort used to build cars), proving no match for its inexhaustible, mechanised rhythms...

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Théâtre de la Cité Internationale Tuesday July 14 2015 - Sunday August 2 2015


French acrobat Clément Malin and Italo-Brazilian juggler Caio Sorana will début their first collaboration, ‘Inbox’, during Paris’s Festival Quartier d’Été...

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Sunday August 2 2015