Must-see plays in Paris now and in the future

Published by La Rédac · Published on March 15th, 2024 at 03:20 p.m.
Discover the richness of Parisian theater with an eclectic selection of plays to discover over the coming months.

Paris is brimming with captivating plays, reflecting the vitality and diversity of its cultural landscape. From classics of the French repertoire to contemporary creations, Parisian theaters offer a varied program accessible to all audiences.

Lovers of drama will be seduced by the profound interpretations and innovative stagings of the great tragedies, while comedy aficionados will delight in light-hearted shows full of wit and humor. Contemporary theater in Paris also offers a window onto current themes, with plays that question society, humanity and its dilemmas.

Attending a play in Paris is also an opportunity to explore venues steeped in history and character, from small intimate halls to grand national theaters, where every space contributes to the spectator's unique experience.

Theater in Paris is a vibrant blend of tradition and innovation, offering experiences rich in emotion and reflection. It's an invitation to plunge into the heart of artistic expression, in a city where the art of the stage continues to fascinate and inspire.

Edmond d'Alexis Michalik au théâtre du Palais Royal Edmond d'Alexis Michalik au théâtre du Palais Royal Edmond d'Alexis Michalik au théâtre du Palais Royal Edmond d'Alexis Michalik au théâtre du Palais Royal Alexis Michalik's "Edmond", the play that won 5 Molières, returns to the Théâtre du Palais Royal
"Edmond", Alexis Michalik's third play, premiered at the Théâtre du Palais Royal in 2016, is still running at the theater in the 1st arrondissement. After more than 5 Molières awards, the play continues to play in 2024, until June 15. [Read more]

"Le Duplex" : comédie avec Anny Duperey et Pascal Légitimas à voir au Théâtre de Paris"Le Duplex" : comédie avec Anny Duperey et Pascal Légitimas à voir au Théâtre de Paris"Le Duplex" : comédie avec Anny Duperey et Pascal Légitimas à voir au Théâtre de Paris"Le Duplex" : comédie avec Anny Duperey et Pascal Légitimas à voir au Théâtre de Paris Le Duplex, a comedy starring Anny Duperey and Pascal Légitimus, returns to the Théâtre de Paris
Le Duplex, a hilarious neighborhood quarrel starring Anny Duperey and Pascal Légitimus, returns to the Théâtre de Paris from May 16 to June 30, 2024. [Read more]

Intra Muros d'Alexis Michalik à la Pépinière Théâtre Intra Muros d'Alexis Michalik à la Pépinière Théâtre Intra Muros d'Alexis Michalik à la Pépinière Théâtre Intra Muros d'Alexis Michalik à la Pépinière Théâtre Intra Muros, Alexis Michalik's play, at the Théâtre La Pépinière in Paris
Since September 2017, Intra Muros, Alexis Michalik's fourth theatrical creation, has been performed at the Théâtre La Pépinière. The play returns there, until July 20, 2024. [Read more]

Les Gros Patinent Bien au théâtre Tristan Bernard Les Gros Patinent Bien au théâtre Tristan Bernard Les Gros Patinent Bien au théâtre Tristan Bernard Les Gros Patinent Bien au théâtre Tristan Bernard Les Gros Patinent Bien at Théâtre Saint-Georges: an award-winning cartoon Odyssey
Dive into the world of Les Gros Patinent Bien, named Best Public Theater Show at the 2022 Molières, at Théâtre Saint-Georges until June 26, 2024. [Read more]

Passeport : Alexis Michalik explore de la quête des réfugiés au Théâtre de la Renaissance à ParisPasseport : Alexis Michalik explore de la quête des réfugiés au Théâtre de la Renaissance à ParisPasseport : Alexis Michalik explore de la quête des réfugiés au Théâtre de la Renaissance à ParisPasseport : Alexis Michalik explore de la quête des réfugiés au Théâtre de la Renaissance à Paris Passeport: Alexis Michalik explores the quest for refugees at the Théâtre de la Renaissance in Paris
Alexis Michalik's new play, "Passeport", offers a unique perspective on the situation of refugees in France, blending human drama with current reality. A play to discover at the Théâtre de la Renaissance in Paris from January 26 to June 30, 2024. [Read more]

Et pendant ce temps Simone Veille ! à la Comédie BastilleEt pendant ce temps Simone Veille ! à la Comédie BastilleEt pendant ce temps Simone Veille ! à la Comédie BastilleEt pendant ce temps Simone Veille ! à la Comédie Bastille "Et Pendant ce Temps Simone Veille!" at Comédie Bastille
"Et pendant ce temps, Simone veille!", a show retracing the fight for women's rights over the last century, runs at the Comédie Bastille until June 30, 2024. [Read more]

François Berléand offre des Extraits Extra au Théâtre Montparnasse de ParisFrançois Berléand offre des Extraits Extra au Théâtre Montparnasse de ParisFrançois Berléand offre des Extraits Extra au Théâtre Montparnasse de ParisFrançois Berléand offre des Extraits Extra au Théâtre Montparnasse de Paris François Berléand presents "Extraits Extra" by Poiret & Serrault at Théâtre Montparnasse in Paris
In a series of sketches, Nicolas Briançon and François Berléand pay tribute to the funniest duo in French theater, Poiret and Serrault, from February 15 to June 2, 2024 at Petit Montparnasse. [Read more]

Ados, la comédie des pré-ados de retour au Grand Point Virgule à la rentrée 2020Ados, la comédie des pré-ados de retour au Grand Point Virgule à la rentrée 2020Ados, la comédie des pré-ados de retour au Grand Point Virgule à la rentrée 2020Ados, la comédie des pré-ados de retour au Grand Point Virgule à la rentrée 2020 "ADOS" at Grand Point Virgule: a teen odyssey for the whole family
"ADOS", the famous comedy show is back at the Grand Point Virgule in Paris until May 26, 2024. Dive into the world of teenagers every Saturday and Sunday at 3pm. [Read more]

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