Current Season of L'Avant-Scène

2001-2018: 17 Years of French Theater at Princeton!

September 15-30, 2017
Sixth Annual Edition of Seuls en Scène
Princeton French Theater Festival
Department of French and Italian / Lewis Center for the Arts
Interview, Le Début de L’A., L’Art du théâtre, By Heart,
Prométhée enchaîné, Les
suppliantes, Unwanted,
Letzlove – Portrait(s) Foucault, Myrrha

October 7, 2017
By Racine in a new translation by Marc Decitre ‘18
Festival of the Arts / Lewis Center for the Arts

October 28-November 5, 2017
L’Avant-Scène in Tokyo

December 7-9, 2017
L’Avant-Scène presents
Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme
By Molière
Whitman College Theater

December 12, 2017
Fragments XVII
Performed by FRE-THR 211 Students
Rockefeller College

January 26-February 2, 2018
L’Avant-Scène in Paris

Early, March, 2018
Le Petit chaperon rouge
By Joël Pommerat
In association with FIAF – French Institute Alliance française
New York City, NY

March 9-10, 2018
L’Avant-Scène presents
By Corneille
Princeton University Art Museum

April 12, 2018
L’Avant-Scène presents
Un Fil à la patte
By Feydeau
Rockefeller College Common Room

April 26, 2018
Excerpts from Checkov
Directed by Guillaume Gallienne
Kerr Studio - Lewis Center for the Arts

April 27, 2018
L’Avant-Scène presents
Juste la fin du monde 
Directed by Florent Masse ​​​​

May 2, 2018
L’Avant-Scène presents​​​​​​​
 La Cadutta deli Dei
Directed by Guillaume Gallienne​​​​​​​

May 9, 2018
Travaux d’Acteurs VI
Performed by FRE 311 -THR 312 students
Directed by Guillaume Gallienne

May 18, 2018
L’Avant-Scène presents​​​​​​​
Les demoiselles de Rochefort

L’Avant-Scène productions are directed by Florent Masse
and performed by L’Avant-Scène troupe members

All events are free and open to the public.

For more information on L’Avant-Scène, please email Florent Masse,