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Theatre show : La Voix Humaine

19/03/2013

| $5 - $8

La Voix Humaine (The Human Voice) is a theatre play written by Jean Cocteau in 1927 and first staged at the Comédie francaise in 1930.

In this one-act monologue taking place in Paris a middle-aged woman is on a phone call with her lover of the past five years. He is to marry another woman the next day, which causes her to despair.

This play is ideal for French learners as the script is simple and the language easily accessible. The performance will be followed by a Q&A with Hélène Hiquily who has been teaching French through theatre when living in Australia and touring in the UK.

In French. 70 minutes.
Followed by Q&A.
By Jean Cocteau
Direction: Jacqueline Ordas
Cast: Hélène Hiquily
Production: Théâtre du Matin (France)

Advanced booking recommended.

Details

Date:
19/03/2013
Cost:
$5 - $8
Event Categories:
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Venue

Institut Français – Edinburgh
Edinburgh, United Kingdom + Google Map

Organizer

French Institute
Phone:
0131 225 5366
Website:
http://www.ifecosse.org.uk/La-Voix-humaine.html?lang=en