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Theatre des Nouveautes

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Address: 24 boulevard Poissonniere, 75009 Paris, France
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   The current Théâtre des Nouveautés is for sure one of the most...

   The current Théâtre des Nouveautés is for sure one of the most beautiful theater in Paris ! Established in 1921 at 24 boulevard Poissonnière, (Paris, 9th arr.) under the leadership of Benoît-Léon Deutsch in collaboration with Gilbert Dupé. Built by the architect Adolf Tiers with 585 seats.

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How to Become Parisian in One Hour: The Hit Comedy Show in Paris
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Hilarious one-man-show

I came here to watch a one-man-show: "How to be a Parisian in One Hour" of Olivier Giraud. We found the show hilarious and the atmosphere of the theatre was nice. The only thing I... read more

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I came here to watch a one-man-show: "How to be a Parisian in One Hour" of Olivier Giraud. We found the show hilarious and the atmosphere of the theatre was nice. The only thing I did not really appreciate was the size of the seats: the minimum possible.

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Rochester, ny
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were receommended this play by a Parian and it was a fabulous one man show. He was hilarious and kept the audience laughing.

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Very funny show but the theater is small And the waiting area was small too But a great show And you can find restrants right outside the theater when the show ends

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

I must first give them credit for great customer service. We were not able to make it to the show we booked due to flight cancellation, but they accommodated us the following night. We went to see "How to Become a Parisian in One Hour." I did not think the show was particularly funny; although I would say that there... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

We were a party of 4 to see "The Scottish Syndrome". Our friends had bought "choice" tickets by internet in Loge A 2eme categorie @ 50Eur. /ticket. We were astonished to find out that our seats were actually extra chairs which had been stuffed in the loge as a second row, so 8 pers. in total in a tiny space... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We came over specifically to see this stand up comedian Olivier Giraud and 'How to become Parisian in one hour' We were not disappointed, multinational audience, including some Parisians, laughing along to his take on behaviour in the city. Well worth seeing.

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Godstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Olivier Giraud presents an hour of side splitting observational comedy in English... teaching audiences "How to become a Parisian in just one hour." This man is so talented and funny, with an amazing sense of timing. I can honestly say that I haven't laughed as much in many months. The audience comprised people of all ages from all over the... More 

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Salzburg, Austria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

For a great night out with great laughter! Olivier really new how to make fun of parisians in a nice way. The theater was cozy and acoustics really good. The price for the ticket was well worth it, good value. Plenty of places to eat around the area, so make it a night out!

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

Theater inaugurated in 1878 Boulevard of the Italians after 2 episodes including fire, before settling in 1921 Boulevard Poissonniere in its current location. The programming is very good, such as "The Scottish syndrome" played by Thierry Lhermitte particular (and 3 other really good players). Recommended.

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Nicosia District, Cyprus
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

English Speaking Stand up Comedy in the middle of Paris! Good price Good service and cool vibes! Theatre looks that could use little maintenance.

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