Music & Festivals

Music & Festivals

Samuel Lerner, an accomplished jazz pianist based in Paris, has been musical for as long as he can remember. Lerner talks to Bonjour Paris...

Last year we were wowed by the Grand Train, a creative pop-up space installed in an old SNCF rail depot, and this year promises...

This summer, the Mona Bismarck American Center in the 16th arrondissement plays host to Summer House- a two month festival with live music concerts, DJ...

Le Quatorze Juillet? La Fête Nationale? Bastille Day? Call it what you like; France’s national day by any other name would smell as sweet… Marking the...

“I feel that there is nothing more truly artistic than to love people." --Vincent Van Gogh In a very original presentation, the Grand Hall of...

Bonjour Paris correspondent Anne McCarthy is on location in Cannes to cover the famous film festival. For more of her dispatches and reviews, click here. La Croisette...

Bonjour Paris correspondent Anne McCarthy is on location in Cannes to cover the famous film festival. For more of her dispatches and reviews, click here. Who...

The talk of the town in Paris this spring is the opening of an exciting new music venue on the L'île Seguin, an island...

You’d be hard-pressed to find a more glorious setting than the Opéra de Paris for the launch of the 2017 Parisian cultural season. With...
the xx at the Zénith

The xx. Or, to spell the band’s name properly, sans the impediment of grammar rules, they are: the xx. You might never have heard of...

The circus arts can rock the house. And that’s exactly what happened this past weekend at the 38th Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain. A...

Born in Paris on the second of April 1928, the son of Jewish Ukrainian migrants who had fled to France after the 1917 Russian...