Theatres, Music & Concert Venues

Normandoux Le Manoir
Arts centre and music venue located in a former marble quarry at Terce (86).
La Bonne Chauffe
Jazz Bar and Pub concerts. Piano bar every Tuesday evening from 18:00. Pool, darts, giant screen. Situated Place de la Mairie, St Fort(16). Between Cognac and Barbezieux. Closed Mondays.
The Niort Centre for Cultural Activity
A national theatre, equipped with 2 auditoriums, offers throughout the year a very rich and varied programme of events which cover theatre, song, music and dance. There is also a programme for young audiences.
Logis du Paradis
Piano bar and music venue at Criteuil-la-Magdalane near Barbezieux (16). Contact Nick Brimblecombe
Theatre de la Coupe dOr
Traditional music hall style theatre at 101, rue Republique, Rochefort (17) with frequent performances of live music and dance.
L Avant Scene
Theatre and live music venue at 1, Place Robert Schuman, Cognac (16).
Le Moulin du Roc
Theatre and cinema complex located at 9 bd Main, Niort (79) with an ever changing programme of musical events, theatre and dance.
TAP Scene Nationale
Theatre and cinema complex at 6 rue de la Marne Poitiers (86), showing a wide range of contemporary plays, musical events and films throughout the season.
Parc des Expositions et des Congres - Anglouleme
Exibition centre and concert venue at 54, avenue Jean Mermoz, Isle dEspagnac (16).
Le Gallia
Theatre and cinema based at 67 ter cours National, Saintes (17) offering a continually changing programme of theatrical and musical events and many films in VO.
La Coursive
Theatre and Cinema complex with a constantly changing programme of between 50 and 70 plays and shows each season and 140 films, many in VO. At 4 rue Saint Jean du Perot, La Rochelle (17).
Gabariers Pub
Bar and restaurant at St-Simeux (16) Open for food and drinks every day. Regular bands. Contact Simon Constant.
The Nef
Concert hall based at rue Louis-Pergaud in Angouleme (16). Rock, reggae and electronic music concerts all the year round.
The Kennedy Irish Pub
Open 7 days a week. Celtic music, Blues and Jazz. Dart board. Serving beers directly from the keg. Situated at 3 Rue Beaulieu, Angouleme (16).