Monthly Archives: July 2012

Prokofiev in Paris

In Paris for the Prokofiev opera ‘Love for Three Oranges’ at Opera Bastille. A great production by Gilbert Deflo, with added action from circus performers – which made it really entertaining. Advertisements

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Musée d’Orsay

Amazing Impressionist and Post Impressionist collections at the Musée d’Orsay, Paris. The museum is housed in the former Gare d’Orsay, an impressive Beaux-Arts railway station built between 1898 and 1900 on the left bank of the river Seine. The collection … Continue reading

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Musée du Quai Branly

Fascinating day exploring the ethnographic collections at the Musée du Quai Branly, Paris. The museum holds a fantastic collection of indigenous art from Africa, Asia, Oceania and the Americas. It has a total of over a quarter of a million objects, … Continue reading

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