Comfort Hotel Cergy Pontoise
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Phone: (33) 1 34219155
Fax: (33) 1 34489683
With three spaces - two venues, one capable of holding up to 500 people, and a café - the Théâtre 95 is called a center of contemporary writing, a surprising description of a theater venue. It is devoted to expression through artistry, and hosts new creations on its stage as well as conferences and debates, events honoring literature, colloquium, free jazz nights, and concerts. Ticket prices vary between events; see website for details.
This Conservatory of music, dance, and dramatic arts is one of the major cultural centers of Cergy-Pontoise. It is renowned well beyond the political boundaries of the community. 1200 students study music and related arts there each year. The Conservatory is equally a venue for production, creation, and artistic performance (and for audiences to enjoy those performances!)
A "national stage" in France is dedicated to the cause of providing theater, music, and dance throughout the regions and close to all of the people. L'Apostrophe brings two theaters to this cause, the Théâtre des Arts(Cergy Center) and the Théâtre des Louvrais (Pontoise). These theaters extend their domain beyond a single art form, acknowledging a responsibility in art education. This space facilitates meetings between people and the pluridisciplinary artist. Ticket prices vary; see website for details.
Open since 2002, the Carreau de Cergy includes an exhibition space and an auditorium. It functions as a cultural space for the city and a venue of public exposure for artwork and performance.
A cultural hot-spot, L'Imprevu is an event venue run by the council of Saint-Ouen-l'Aumône. An old mill converted into a concert venue, L'Imprevu (which translates as The Unexpected) lives up to its name by organizing a wide range of concerts. French artists like composer Davy Sicard and pop star Jacques Higelin have graced the stage here in the past. Call ahead to know more.
Located inside the Universite de Cergy-Pontoise , the Amphithéâtre Larousse hosts some very rare and wonderful performances in different genres. The shows are usually produced and staged by the students, however, during rare celebrations, well known artists also set this stage on fire with their scintillating performances. Stadium seating and wonderful sound equipment ensures that every show here comes alive and creates a interesting watch for the usual amateur audiences. To know the schedule of the performances here, check the website.
This world class exhibition hall is situated in the heart of the Parisian region. Parc des Expositions de Pontoise offers various exhibition halls suited to accommodate any event, no matter the size. Anywhere from 500 to 6000 square meters is available for meetings, shows, seminars, expositions and more.
The Maison de quartier des Linandes is a permanent center of meeting and exchange open to all, regardless of any personal characteristic. It is conceived as a place of reflection, where assistance is available towards actions, and where expression in all its forms is welcome. Many activities are organized through the Maison on-site or in the neighborhood: games, language classes, sports and physical expression, dance and other forms of artistic expression, music, theater, voice, scholastic tutoring, and other meetings.
The Chapiteau located at the Base de Loisirs plays host to an array of wonderful events and shows. Surrounded by a scenic environment, every show conducted here is fun to watch. The rotating circus performed at the Chapiteau is specially worth noting for the skilled maestros delivering their performances in a mellifluous manner. If you want to explore the culture of the city, a show at the Chapiteau is a must visit.
Theatre des Louvrais is one of the many classic theaters, where Parisians head to enjoy dramas and plays. The extravagant set, modern lighting and advanced acoustic system combined with splendid performances of actors assure complete entertainment to the patrons. Apart from that, it also has a bar, where you can enjoy drinks and snacks. For complete details and schedule, call ahead.
Théâtre de Jouy is the government of Jouy-le-Moutier's attempt to show its appreciation for arts. The theater operated by the state, is a hub of activity, staging plays in the local language. Apart from the regional talent, you will also get to see international artists bring alive different adaptations of the some foreign texts. State-of-art equipment and fantastic stadium seating ensures that each show here looks life-like. A ticket to a show here is a must for those who appreciate performing arts.
This concert venue, located in the Maison de quartier de l'Axe Majeur-Horloge, welcomes a wide variety of genres and cultures to their stage. Many of the acts create interesting mixtures in their genre descriptions, blending traditional music with modern sounds.