The Avignon Festival

The Avignon Festival, also known as Festival d'Avignon, founded in 1947, is one of the most important contemporary performing arts events in the world.


(Objekt ID 4286)
Object type Organization
Also known as Festival d'Avignon
Organization type Festival
Main focus Theatre, Dance, Music, Visual arts
Established 1947
Website Festival d'Avignon

Contact information

Address 20 rue du portail Boquie, 84000 Avignon, France
Telefon +33 (0)4 90 27 66 50

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The Avignon Festival is arranged every year in July, as Avignon becomes a theatre city, transforming its architectural heritage into various performance venues welcoming tens of thousands of theatre lovers of all ages.


Festival d'Avignon,, 02.10.2012,