Théâtre du Châtelet

Monkey: Journey to the West

Monkey Damon Albarn's Monkey: Journey to the West finished a short run at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden from July 23rd to 26th. The work is in Mandarin but was first performed last year in Manchester, and has since appeared at the Théâtre du Châtelet and the Spoleto Festival USA.

Reviews of ROH Performances: Daily Mail | The Independent | Telegraph | Guardian UK | Bloomberg | Financial Times | Times Online | Evening Standard

Reviews of Spoleto Performances: New York Times | Charleston City Paper | Washington Post | Greenville News

Padmâvatî at Théâtre du Chatelet

TunesreeThéâtre du Châtelet is putting on Roussel's opera ballet Padmâvatî from March 14-24, 2008. Directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, who directed the films Saawariya, Devdas, and Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, the dancing will be choreographed by Tanusree Shankar.

The Telegraph Article | Production | SLB's Official Site | Shankar's Biography