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Versailles Festival 2014

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Versailles Festival 2014

From 23 May to 8 July 2014, discover the 4th annual Versailles Festival. This year’s programme includes Nights at the Orangerie, Royal Voices and Handel and Italy, contemporary artist Lee Ufan and the Musical Fountains Show.

Versailles Festival

This year, the Versailles Festival’s programme will take you to the Orangerie by night. Royal Voices are showcasing Handel and Italy. Korean artist Lee Ufan presents his sculptures. The gardens come to life with the rhythms of the Musical Fountains Show.

Ravel/Béjard : BoléroNights at the Orangerie


On 18 and 19 June 2014, the gardens of the Orangerie will welcome Ravel’s legendary Bolero, performed by the Béjart Ballet Lausanne.

On 11 June 2014, Nathalie Dessay will sing Michel Legrand’s greatest musical successes, under his direction, in the gardens of the Orangerie.

During the night of 28 June 2014, Kamel Ouali will transform the Orangerie into a gigantic ballroom for a Masked Ball.

The complete Nights at the Orangerie programme

Haendel : Dixit Dominus

Royal Voices - Handel and Italy
 

Some of the greatest conductors and opera singers will showcase Handel and Italy in the most iconic locations of the Palace Versailles.

This year’s programme includes Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater, Handel and Vivaldi by Philippe Jaroussky at the Royal Chapel, Vivica Genaux in the title role of Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas at the Royal Opera, Handel’s Dixit Dominus directed by Sir John Eliot Gardiner and Handel's Night under the direction of Jordi Savall.

The complete Royal Voices programme

Lee Ufan

Lee Ufan Exhibition

 

For its great annual contemporary art exhibition, the Palace of Versailles and its gardens are welcoming Korean artist Lee Ufan from 17 June to 2 November 2014.

The complete programme of exhibitions at the Palace of Versailles


Grandes EauxMusical Fountains Show


From March to October, the gardens come to life with the rhythms of the Musical Fountains Show and the Musical Gardens.

From June to September, you can also discover the Fountains Night Show.

The complete 2014 Musical Fountains Show programme

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