The Théâtre du Châtelet (French pronunciation: [teɑtʁ dy ʃɑtlɛ]) is a theatre and opera house, located in the place du Châtelet in the 1st arrondissement of Paris, France.By using our Paris tour planning website, you can arrange your visit to Théâtre du Châtelet and other attractions in Paris.
One of two theatres (the other being the Théâtre de la Ville) built on the site of a châtelet, a small castle or fortress, it was designed by Gabriel Davioud at the request of Baron Haussmann between 1860 and 1862. Originally named the Théâtre Impérial du Châtelet, it has undergone remodeling and name changes over the years. Currently it seats 2,500 people.
Théâtre du Châtelet Reviews
We saw on one of the blogs we follow that there was a production at the Theatre du Chatelet of ‘An American in Paris’ - based on Gershwin brothers music - won Tony awards back in 2014 and has been... more »
Beautiful old theatre showing An American in Paris which was appropriate. Not cheap at 109 euros a ticket but good. The theatre is refurbished with good views over the river from the bar area... more »
Was expecting more however, art lovers mind find it more captivating.
Surely the best theater that I have seen so far
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