Odeon- Theatre of Europe www.theatre-odeon.fr/
place de l'Odéon 75006 Paris and 8, boulevard Berthier 75017 Paris tel 01 44 85 40 00
This national theatre conducts specific awareness-raising and support work with school groups and the public of the Boulevard Berthier district as well as arts and cultural education activities.
National Theatre of the Hill http://www.colline.en/
15, rue Malte-Brun 75020 Paris educational services tel: 01 44 62 52 10
An educational service deals with relations between the theatre and the school environment. His vocation is to introduce students to contemporary dramatic writing. Playwright workshops and reading committees are conducted by playwrights. They are aimed more particularly at secondary school students who are far from cultural practices. Each workshop offered by the National Theatre of the Hill is built in partnership with the teacher. It can take different orientations (scenography, writing, dramaturgy) according to the students to whom it addresses. Training sessions are offered to teachers. Animated by the artists of the season, they allow teachers to address the issues inherent in contemporary theatre.
Chaillot National Theatre www.theatre-chaillot.fr
1, place du Trocadéro 75016 Paris - educational service tel 01 53 65 30 09
In its desire to integrate arts and cultural education in school practices as a fundamental dimension of the training of pupils, the Théâtre National de Chaillot, under agreement with the Rector of the Paris Academy, is a partner of schools and universities in Paris and the Paris region who wish it, in several forms: artistic workshops, classes at PAC, sports/dance section in college, theatrical studies option in preparatory class Hypokhâgne and Khâgne, specialized dance and theatre teaching at the literary baccalaureate, training with IUFM, architecture schools, universities, etc.
Paris National Opera www.operadeparis.fr/
120, rue de Lyon 75576 Paris cedex 12 - educational service tel: 01 40 01 21 76
The Paris Opera offers an educational program in partnership with the National Education in convention with the three academies of Paris, Versailles, Créteil. This program brings together thirty classes (ten per academy) from nursery schools, elementary schools, colleges and vocational and technical schools mostly located in Priority Education Zones.
NTC - National Theatre Centre www.cnt.asso.fr
134, rue Legendre 75017 Paris, tel: 01 44 61 84 85
The CNT’s mission is to raise awareness and inform as many people as possible about contemporary theatre. It provides the public with a database on French theatre life, a documentation centre and a video library on the memory of living theatre.
ANRAT - Association nationale de recherche de l'action théâtrale en milieu scolaire et universitaire www.anrat.net
70 rue Douy Delcupe 93100 Montreuil - contact[at]anrat.net
ANRAT brings together many partners in theatre relations and education: artists, teachers, trainers, educational and cultural leaders. It assists in the design and implementation of theatre-education projects and organizes reflection and exchanges on this subject.
Outside the Walls, National Association for Street and Trail Arts Development www.horslesmurs.fr
68, rue de la Folie-Méricourt, 75011 Paris, tel: 01 55 28 10 10
Disseminates information on ephemeral forms of street and track arts performances and organizes professional meetings.
National Circus Arts Centre www.cnac.fr
1, rue du cirque, 51000 Châlons-en-Champagne, tel: 03 26 21 12 43
The CNAC provides teachers and the general public with a documentation centre on circus history and current events.
International Puppetry Institute www.marionnette.com
7, place Winston Churchill, 08000 Charleville-Mézières, tel: 03 24 33 72 50
Development and promotion of the puppetry arts: teaching and training, meetings, publishing, research, documentation, promotion of the performing arts.
The House of the Tale www.lamaisonduconte.com
6-8, rue Albert Thuret, 94550 Chevilly-Larue, tel: 01 49 08 50 85