January 8, 2020: Cyrano de Bergerac
Directed by Denis Podalydès, written by Edmond Rostand
Play / 3h / English subtitles / all ages
Although Cyrano is in love with Roxane, he is convinced that his big nose and unattractive looks undermine his chances of being a contender to her heart. He therefore accepts to help his friend Christian woo her with poetry and eloquence.
Denis Podalydès, well-known French actor on the big screen as well as in theater, directs for the first time in 2006 with this play, initially shown at the Salle Richelieu. Winner of six Molière Awards in 2007.