Yet another thrilling week lies ahead for anyone lucky enough to be in Monaco. Why not feed your mind at a lecture or enjoy a stunning operatic performance of the Barber of Seville? There is also live music, Earth hour and a whole lot more for your senses to feast on this week in The Principality…
Monday 20th March
Visions Contemporains Art et Architecture
Lecture organised by the Prince Pierre of Monaco Foundation – “Art and Architecture Cycle” on the subject of “Gradation of Intensity – the art of building the backgrounds to our lives” by Philippe Rahm
Monday 20 March, at 6.30 pm Pavillon Bosio
Website: Fondation Prince Pierre.
Tel : +377 98 98 85 15
Cinema Tuesdays – “Cemetery of Splendour” (2015)
Cinema Tuesdays – Beliefs and Dependencies cycle – screening of the film “Cemetery of Splendour” by Apichatpong Weerasethakul, organised by Monaco Audiovisual Archives
8.30 pm Théâtre des Variétés
More details: Cemetery of Splendour (www.IMDB.com)
Tel : +377 97 98 43 26
Wednesday 22nd March
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival (“Printemps des Arts”) – Piano Master Class with Jean-Efflam Bavouzet
Wednesday 22 March, at 2 pm Académie Rainier III
Tel : +377 98 06 28 28
Thursday 23rd March
Opera: The Barber of Seville
“Il Barbiere di Siviglia” by Gioachino Rossini with Dmitry Korchak, Bruno de Simone, Annalisa Stroppa, Mario Cassi, Marco Vinco, Annunziata Vestri, Gabriele Ribis, Enzo Iorio, the Chorus of the Monte-Carlo and the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Corrado Rovaris, organised by the Monte-Carlo Opera
For tickets and reservations visit the Monte Carlo Casino atrium box office, phone +377 98 06 28 28, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Website: Opera Monte Carlo: 2016-2017 saison.
Friday 24th March
Live Music: Needs
Antibes band Needs perform alternative rock at the Louis Notari Library! The gig is free and open to everybody!
Phone +377 93 15 29 40
Earth Hour 2017
At Prince Albert’s request, companies and individuals are encouraged to turn off lights and non-essential electric equipment between 20:30 and 21:30.
Initiated by the Word Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) in 2007, the event promotes energy economy and reducing gas emissions in order combat climate change.
Website: Earth Hour.
Sunday 26th March
Live Music – Frank Turner
Taking place at the Espace Leo Ferre in the bar area, English singer-songwriter Frank Turner plays folk punk / acoustic rock.
- standing only, 15 euros
For more information phone +377 93 10 12 10.