Museum Night 2024 at the Gaîté Lyrique: a free artistic evening

La Gaîté Lyrique invites us to take part in its cultural events for free, this May 18, 2024, on the occasion of the new edition of Museum Night.

There Gaîté Lyrique is a place of celebration and culture well known to Parisians, and especially to residents of 3rd district. This former theater is now a place of artistic creation, meeting, discussion and life, which enlivens the Arts-et-Métiers district. The theatrical roots of the Gaîté Lyrique are still visible on its facade: you can admire a statue representing The comedy in the guise of Molière’s Scapin, and The drama represented by Shakespeare’s Hamlet.

This Saturday May 18, 2024there Gaîté Lyrique opens its doors free of charge to all curious people. Indeed, the place of life participates in the new edition of the Museum Night. This European-scale event aims to highlight and enhance the artistic and cultural heritage of each city. HAS Paris, there are several dozen museums, foundations, monuments and institutions participating in this unmissable appointment.

So what can we expect from Gaîté Lyrique during this Museum Night ? To find out, consult the program below, and carefully check the entry conditions: in case of reservation obligatory, take your tickets without delay.

The program for Museum Night 2024 at the Gaîté Lyrique:

  • Marathon for the Future / COALITION exhibition
    Saturday May 18, 4:00 p.m.

    On the occasion of the COALITION exhibition, 15 years of art and ecology and Museum Night, let’s meet up to Reinvent the future and the world in 15 years.
    If the future has a story, it is being written today. Scientists, thinkers, poets, novelists, artists and activists and nature protectors follow one another on the Gaîté Lyrique stage to share their visions of the future. In a diversity of approaches and practices, where artistic, intellectual and scientific views intersect and respond to each other, COAL offers a free space for expression and reflection, accessible and inclusive. Each participant has 15 minutes to make their point. From these plural visions new routes will perhaps be born, new paths towards a reinvented, desirable… chosen world.
    With: Morgane Bafier, artist; Lucile Schmid, French politician and essayist; Eric Chenut, president of the Fédération de la Mutualité Française; Chloé Chevalier, author; Romain Tramoy, teacher-researcher; the Mobile Lives Forum; Soizic Michelot, author and teacher of meditation and mindfulness will make us levitate; Stéphanie Sagot, artist; Nelly Pons, author; Laetitia Bisiaux, BLOOM association for the oceans; Pascal Villeboeuf, vice-president of the Ile de France forest defense association; Lea Habsourg, spokesperson for the Earth Uprisings… and hosted by Loïc Fel, co-founder of COAL, and Anne Lise Carlo, journalist at Le Monde newspaper.

    Free guided tours of the COALITION exhibition are organized at 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. https://www.gaite-lyrique.net/evenement/coalition

And since you’re in the area, take the opportunity to take a trip to the cultural places in this corner of Paris!

Museum and monument visuals - Picasso museum terraceMuseum and monument visuals - Picasso museum terrace Museum Night 2024 in Paris: the program of cultural nights by district
Museum Night is coming everywhere in France, and in particular in Paris, on Saturday May 18, 2024. A great opportunity to visit museums that are sometimes expensive, sometimes discreet and little-known, which offer us great experiences. In Paris, more than 80 museums take part in Museum Night… Here is the program not to be missed for this giant night. [Lire la suite]


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