‘Piaf! The Show’ starring the internationally acclaimed Anne Carrere, is going to be staged at Guangzhou Opera House between July 24th and 28th, forming part of the 2019 Guangzhou Art Festival.
A stage photo of ‘Piaf! The Show’ [Photo @directoproductions]
‘Piaf! The Show’ tells the amazing story of the life and career of Edith Piaf. In two 45-minute acts, the show narrates the rags-to-riches story of the Parisian singer’s career through her unforgettable songs, complemented by a visual tapestry of previously unreleased photographs and images. The audience is taken on a journey through the streets Piaf frequented throughout her career, including the streets of Montmartre during “La Vie en Rose.”
A stage photo of ‘Piaf! The Show’ [Photo @créditRafał Klęk]
Anne Carrere made her musical theatre debut as the star of ‘PIAF! The Show’. A native of South of France, Carrere began preparing for a stage career in her early teens, studying voice, acting, and a variety of vocal and dance styles at the renowned art school, Salon-de-Provence. Before seriously pursuing her passion for the traditional French chanson, Anne participated in numerous French talent competitions and TV shows, showcasing her singing and dancing skills in multiple styles including classical, jazz and modern jazz.
A stage photo of ‘Piaf! The Show’ [Photo@credits.Alainbiguet]
Time: 7:30 pm, Wednesday - Friday, July 24th -26th, 2019
2:30pm, 7:30pm, Saturday - Sunday, July 27th - 28th, 2019
Ticket: RMB 80, 180, 280, 380, 480, 580
Venue: Opera Hall, Guangzhou Opera House
Add.: No. 1 Zhujiang Xilu, Tianhe District, Guangzhou
Nearby metro station: Zhujiang New Town, Line 3 or 5
*Running Time: 120 minutes (with 20 minutes intermission)
*Performed in French with Chinese subtitles
*Note: Children under 12 years old should be accompanied by a guardian. Children under 1.2 meters aren’t allowed to attend.
Author: Monica Liu