Monaco’s top cultural venue launches its winter programme in what promises to be a mélange of top quality shows, exhibitions and conferences. Music and dance dominate the agenda.
October sees the International Sports Convention for Television and Media return to Grimaldi. 2011 saw over 2,000 participants from 970 companies and 67 countries. Featuring conferences, sporting demonstrations, and the prestigious Georges Bertellotti Golden Podium awards for best sport images.
Meet top stars from sport and media at Sportel 2012!
DJs, exhibitors and partygoers gather for third annual Monaco International Clubbing Show, the world’s leading nighlife meet. 3 days of exhibition and 4 nights of parties. Over 10,000 visitors will discover the latest trends of the industry and dance in tribute to the big-name and emerging world-class international DJs in attendance.
Opera of Monte-Carlo
19, 22, 25 November
Monaco’s national opera house put on La Fanciulla del West to celebrate the Fete Nationale Monegasgasque (invitation only) and will run two special performances for for the public.
Scene from Fanciulla del West: Don’t miss the drama!
Lord of the Dance
The Celtic dance legends return to France with a new Michael Flatley directed show. Taking the world-famous art-form to a new level. One date: two performances.
Ballets of Monte-Carlo
13-23 Dec, 29-02 Jan
Monaco’s ballet company puts on an impressive vairiety of performances. Graduates of The Princess Grace Dance Company Academy showcase their talents for a special one-off ballet performance open to the public (13 Dec.). The Monaco Dance Forum follow with a diverse mix of choreographic homages and interpretaions (13-23 Dec). From 29 Dec until 3 Jan, the ballet company of Jean-Christophe Maillot will present LAC in Monaco before it leaves for its world tour.
A glimpse of LAC, directed by Jean-Christophe Maillot
Catch the best of ballet at Grimaldi Forum this winter season!
To book tickets for any of these show, telephone 00 377 99 99 30 00 or visit www.grimaldi-forum.mc
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