About the Huguenots

Les Huguenots

Les Huguenots

Giacomo Meyerbeer

Stephane Degout © Jean-Baptiste_Millot

Stéphane Degout


What’s On

What’s On

About the Huguenots
27 Feb 2020
La Plage
Grand Théâtre on the rocks

With Léa Desandre, singing (mezzo-soprano) and Thomas Dunford, theorbo.

Les Huguenots
Les Huguenots
Opera by Giacomo Meyerbeer
26 Feb- 8 Mar 2020
En elle-même toute idée est neutre, ou devrait l’être; mais l’homme l’anime, y projette ses flammes et ses démences…

E. M. Cioran Précis de décomposition (1949)

Duel #3
Can Religion Save the World?
5 Mar 2020
The house lights go down, two personalities, two opinions begin opposing each other.

With Bertrand Kiefer and Marc Pernot


Latest News

The best beer for Meyerbeer
With Les Huguenots by Giacomo Meyerbeer, the Grand Théâtre de Genève launches its “best beer”, in partnership with Calvinus.
30 January – 2 February at Palexpo
The Grand Theatre participates in the art fair Artgenève and presents works by the polymorphous and confirmed talent Adel Abdessemed.
Die Entführung aus dem Serail
“Not to die alone is the essence of this opera”
Luk Perceval
Aslı Erdoğan © Cyrille-Choupas
Aslı Erdoğan
21 January 5:30PM
On the occasion of Die Entführung aus dem Serail, Payot Geneva organizes a meeting with the dissident Turkish writer and journalist Aslı Erdoğan.
Yoga at the GTG
17 January 11:45AM
What if the seraglio was our body?
The new magazine of the Grand Théâtre de Genève
N°02 – Les exotismes
18 OCT 2019
Operalab.ch, or the beginning of a new adventure: 7 institutions and 15 young artists join forces to create the opera of tomorrow.
Grand Théâtre Magazine
The new magazine of the Grand Théâtre de Genève
N°01 – Le minimalisme

What they said about us

«À la place de Neuve, les amateurs de scène lyrique vont devoir prendre des risques.»
«Un vent rafraîchissant anime l’opéra de Genève.»
Tribune de Genève
«La révolution lyrique est en route.»
Le Temps

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