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Theaters in Paris: Don’t Speak French? No Problem

Theaters line just about every street in Paris. They are, and always have been, an integral part of Parisian life. Want to experience the rich theatrical history of the French? Thanks to technology, English speakers can now enjoy French plays first-hand with “surtitles.” Cultural Immersion: The Full Experience Imagine sitting in a soft red velvet […]

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Famous French Playwrights: Jean-Baptiste Poquelin

Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, a classic French playwright, was famous for French comedy. Often called the master of social comedy and worthy to stand with Shakespeare, he tackled subjects that others didn’t dare to. On stage, he was Molière. Growing Up: From Upholstery Apprentice to Playwright In 1622, Jean was born in Paris to a wealthy family. […]