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Established in 1945, the Association Bourguignonne Culturelle can claim to be the cultural lifeline of Dijon. With a record 50,000 people turning up during the last season, this center has proved its mettle and much of its success can be attributed to the fact that it ceaselessly adapts to the changing cultural climate. It is a multidisciplinary arena which fuses drama, cinema, art, circus, mime, street art, music and opera, to suit itself to everyone's taste. Check the website for a list of upcoming events.
The Theatre Du Parvis Saint-Jean is part of the Theatre Dijon Bourgogne theater company. Known for new cutting edge and simplistic ways of performing, this place is one of the many artsy places to be in Dijon. Catch their fabulous work of performing art by checkin their website and getting more information. If you are a theater lover then this one place will definitely be an eye opener for you.
A theater with a decent seating capacity and good services is this hub for local and major cultural events in the city of Dijon. Theatre des Feuillants is in fact believed to be a main constituent of the cultural composition of the city. Art activities as well as concerts take place regularly at this entertainment destination and culture symbol.
Established in 1977, The Centre d'Art Le Consortium was born out of a growing need to set up an independent art center and encourage freedom of expression in Dijon. This idea quickly took shape and the result was an art center, committed not just to exhibiting art but producing it by encouraging unknown artists. Today it boasts a fine repertoire of international artists who are eager to be represented here. Seven artistic spaces are available for hire within the center at rue Quentin. Check the website for more information.
Popular as the Parking Municipal Condorcet, the place is an open space entertainment venue for local events. A variety of cultural and local activities are conducted often in this centrally located entertainment center. It has also garnered fame for being an exclusive music concert destination. A local gathering or a meet is always going on at this happening entertainment option, in case you decide to drop down once without looking at its schedule.
Place de la Libération, also known as Liberation square is a historical site in Dijon. Flanked by architectural buildings from one side, this open air place is one of the most beautifully designed places in France. The sparkling fountains add to the beauty of this place. The residents of Dijon come by here for a breath of fresh air. You can sit here and absorb the beauty and intricate architecture of this place. The Musée des Beaux-Arts and the Palais des Ducs de Bourgogne tower over this place. The town hall too is in the same area. The vast place makes it possible to hold large scale events such as music concerts, fairs. A great place to sit back and enjoy the
A concert hall cum auditorium, Salle Jacques Fornier in Dijon is the most common option for operas and music concerts. The ambiance and decor is so perfectly done that performance of any genre can easily get into the feel, creating an equally successful response. The place has witnessed classical, contemporary and modern genres of operas amongst others. Salle Jacques is also one of the favorite options for dance events and cultural gatherings. Call for event schedule.
If live events pep up your mood, you are most likely to end up at the Cour Chabeuf. This is the place where a number of famed local artists take to the stage and have left behind memorable performances. The state-of-art gadgets and sound system further accentuate the quality of performances, and sets the crowds grooving through their time here. Besides concerts, the place is also rented out for corporate gatherings and other private functions. Frequented by locals for most part, Cour Chabeuf is also the ideal place for cultural amalgamation.
What served as a location for all those looking for some spiritual enrichment till the year 2007 as the Church of Saint-Etienne, now serves to enrich the senses of the party animals and artists alike with its new reformation as La Nef. Used as a space to stage cultural gatherings, plays, concerts, fine art exhibitions and other events, La Nef gained reputation quickly with the grand success of almost every event held and with the turn over of some famed artists. The use of latest equipments only adds up to the fun in rendering perfection to the events and ensuring everyone in the audience is left satisfied. A must visit for all those who love to explore the artistic manoeuvres of the city.
As the name suggests, Lycee Carnot is an old chapel auditorium entertainment venue. A nightclub as well, the place hosts various music concerts and live shows. With a commendable gigography, the place has witnessed some of the well known artists and performers. You surely can drop in here to grab some wonderful relaxing time.
Cinéma Eldorado is not a run-of-the-mill cinema which screens solely Hollywood blockbusters and latest releases; this independent gem screens films from all over the world, and is unafraid of showcasing diverse genres with unique cinematic techniques and cinematography. Traditional French films as well as Black & White old films are part of the impressive repertoire. Off and on, famous directors are invited to engage in a post screening discussion with the audiences. Check their website for a list of upcoming films and events.
Auditorium, located within the Opéra de Dijon, is an ideal event venue for a musical event. Perfect acoustics and a spacious place make it a perfect place for any kind of concert. Due to this reason, Auditorium hosts live musicals by eminent personalities on a regular basis. This huge event space with a seating capacity of 1600, not only stages musicals, but dance, theater, gigs and other events as well. Auditorium stages performances by upcoming artists, apart from well known figures. Check website for further details.