The Francophone Theatre Festival in Chicago
April 22-23, 2017

at Lincoln Park High School Auditorium – 2001 N. Orchard Street

The Festival will present short pieces in French as a foreign language (15-25 minutes, with English supertitles) acted out by students from 8 high schools and one university of Chicagoland.

Plays are written by Francophone playwrights from various countries such as Belgium, Morocco, Switzerland, Canada and France.

This week-end will be a feast for the French language, the Francophone theatre and most of all, for the students!

The Program

 

Saturday April 22nd afternoon, starting at 3:00 pm

Open play by DePaul University’s students : Excerpts’ florilège of French classical literature
Round Lake High School : Pas peur du loup by Paul Emond
Marie Curie High School : Adaptation of Par le feu by Tahar Ben Jelloun
One Woman Show: Renée-Claude Thériault [fr/eng]

 

Saturday April 22nd evening, starting at 7:00 pm

Latin School of Chicago : Plus haut que l’horizon by Laure Bourgknecht
Whitney M. Young High School : Un couteau dans le coeur by Christelle Evita
Latin School of Chicago : La pièce écossaise by Isabelle Hubert
One Man Show: Sebastian Marx [eng]

 

Sunday April 23rd afternoon/evening, starting at 4:00 pm

Lincoln Park High School – EFAC : Le Docteur by Stephane Cernek
De Kalb High School : Adaptation of Candide by Voltaire
Alcott College Prep High School : Le pacte de réalité by Veronika Mabardi
Francis W. Parker : Ah musée vous by Pascale Valentini-Daniel
One Man Show: Sebastian Marx [fr]

Award Ceremony

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Special price in March!

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