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Historical Theatrical Culture in Paris

In Paris, art, music, and entertainment are a significant part of its culture. Theatre in France goes all the way back to the to the 1100s when plays started to become popular for entertainment purposes. Before this, they were for religious education. Even though French theatre existed in the Middle Ages, King Louis XIV shaped […]

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A Brief Overview of Scriptwriting Steps

Paris has a long history of theatre and exceptional entertainment. In fact, it’s quite famous for it. But have you ever wondered what’s involved in writing an award-winning play? How did all those famous playwrights do it? Let’s take a look. Step 1: Your Story Idea and Genre First, you’ll need an idea. What kind […]

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Top 5 Things to Do in Paris at Night

Paris is a gorgeous city bathed in light with a lively nightlife. While this brilliant town may attract people with its fascinating heritage, top-grade theaters and quaint streets, how does a tourist decide how to spend their nights in this culture-rich city? By reading this article, of course. Here are the top five choices handpicked […]

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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. […]