Comfort Hotel Gennevilliers
18 bis boulevard Gallieni
Phone: (33) 1 47939332
Fax: (33) 1 47339906
The Espace Grésillons is an important center for education and community of Gennevilliers. It contains a welcome and art exhibition hall, a large room for varied events, five activity rooms, a library, a games library, and an information center. Many events and classes in language, theater, dance, music, sports, and literacy are held here.
Capitol Studios as the name suggests is a ultra-modern recording studio in Paris. Apart from that it also doubles up as a concert venue. Music of various genres and artists from all over perform here. Be it a music festival or a band tour, the advanced acoustics equipment ensures that no music fan misses a single beat and gets to enjoy the performance to its fullest. For booking tickets and complete schedule, call ahead.
The shows at the Théâtre de Gennevilliers blend performance with creation and innovation. They include encounters between choreographers and athletes, discussions with pets, traditional opera, and artwork sown throughout the city. Writing workshops, photography exhibits, artists' collaborations, and theater for children is also hosted and explored here.
Cinéma Jean Vigo is a delightful movie theater and event venue in the Gennevilliers commune of Paris. Named after legendary French film director Jean Vigo, this theater holds film screenings, film festivals, music concerts and diverse events in its premises. International musicians of repute have held stage here, amidst applause and appreciation from the crowd. A sense of history is hard to miss at the venue. Call ahead for event details.
Built in 1902 as a municipal event venue, the Théâtre Gérard Philipe was first turned towards the vocation of a theatrical stage by acting troops focused of bringing theater to the people and breaking through its limitations as a urban, luxury form of entertainment. The originally modest Théâtre was honored in 1983 by becoming the Centre Dramatique National de création et de diffusion dramatiques (National Center for the creation and presentation of dramatic theater), and the popularity and accessibility of this venue has continued to this day. Along with a variety of dramatic works, workshops are held here to educate the public in a multitude of topics surrounding the theater.
If all that you've seen of Paris has been within five-minute's-walking distance of a metro station, be adventurous! Make the ten-minute-trek from the Garibaldi metro to Mains d'Œuvres, a community center located in the Northern outskirts of the city in St. Ouen, just a few blocks away from the high-traffic St. Ouen flea markets. This 4000 square-meter (43,056 square-foot) building hosts a variety of events and activities, such as concerts, performances, community events and also houses a restaurant and bar. On a recent weekend, visitors could choose between an art exhibition, a community teatime, contemporary dance performance and concert, all in one night. -Cynthia Valdez
Symbol of the French victory in the 1998 World Cup, this stadium has become as famous as any other great Parisian monument. The 80,000-seat stadium is home to soccer matches and to other sporting events as well as many concerts which take advantage of the wonderful acoustics. Also within the stadium are a souvenir shop and a cafeteria which offers reasonably-priced meals, as well as a convention hall. This massive space hosts diverse events in its auditorium and other rooms. Free entry to view space. Guided tours can be arranged, and taking public transportation to avoid traffic during events is suggested. Call +33 8 9270 0900 to book a visit.
This "Laboratory Studio" is situated in an old heating facility in Saint-Denis. It was founded in 1982 by Compagnie Phillipe Decouflé as a multidisciplinary arts space, focusing upon experiments in theatrical production and studio arts. La Chaufferie's cutting edge contemporary program is not to be missed!
This large municipal multi-purpose room is situated just steps away from the Basilique de Saint-Denis metro stop. Salle de la Légion d'Honneur offers 900 seats for a variety of events and functions ranging from exhibitions to expositions, concerts, and more.
Located inside the Legion D'honneur, the Legion D'honneur- Pavillon Musique is a concert hall that is used to host the musical and creative endeavors of the students in the school. The hall is also rented out to outsiders to host shows and musical evenings. With state-of-art facilities, all the musicals conducted here are sheer pleasure to watch. If you are exploring the city this is one place you should not miss going to.
This cinema has one screen for your viewing pleasure. For a more enjoyable experience, sit back and relax with popcorn and a soda from the refreshment stand. For film times, ticket prices and further information please see their website.
The Max Rousié Sports Center is a gym devoted to the boxing enthusiasts of Paris, with rooms for practice and matches. It is easily accessible by public transportation.