Theatres, Music & Concert Venues

Opera Theatre dAvignon
Opera house and theatre in the centre of Avignon. Year round programme of theatre, opera, music and dance. Limited programme in July and August. At 1 Rue Racine, B.P. 111 in Avignon (84).
Opera de Toulon
Programme of opera, theatre, music, dance and film throughout the year. At Boulevard de Strasbourg in Toulon (83).
La Friche Belle de Mai
Art and cultural space with gallery, concert hall, club, discothèque, workshop, studio center festival space and restaurant. Located at 41 rue Jobin, in Marseille (13).
Le Meds
Mediterranean restaurant, coffee shop and cultural and artistic space. Regular live music, literature and poetry reading and exhibitions. 12, rue Saint Jacques, Marseille (13).
Pavillon Noir - Ballet Preljocaj
A national centre for dance, under the guidance of choreographer Angelin Preljocaj. Regular performances and workshops. At 530, avenue Mozart, Aix-en-Provence (13).
Theatre Jeu de Paume
Dance, music and dramatic performances at this 18th-century Italian style theatre. At 17/21, Rue de lOpéra, Aix-en-Provence (13).
Le Dome, Marseille
Huge venue for music, theatre and dance since its opening in 1994. Metro line 1. At 48, Avenue St Just, Marseille (13).
Le Rouge Gorge
Concerts, cabaret, dance, theme evenings. Behind the Palais des Papes at 10 bis, Rue de la Peyrolerie, Avignon (84).
A jazz and blues club with regular local and international live performances. At La Manutention, 4 rue des escaliers, Saint-Anne in Avignon (84). Bookings can be made at or by calling 04 90 86 08 61.
National Theatre of Marseille - La Criee
Marseilles principal theatre, overlooking the Vieux Port. 30, quai de rive neuve, Marseille (13).
Le Boatel, Arles
Venue, hotel and conference rooms, all on a boat. River cruises also available. At the Pont de Gogh in Arles (13).
Hot Brass
A live music club playing jazz, funk and rock music every weekend. On the chemin dEguilles, near Celony/Aix en Provence (13).
Opera of Marseille
International opera house located in the centre of Marseille. Opera and concert programme throughout the year. At 2 Rue Moliere in Marseille (13).
Theatre Toursky
Dance, theatre and cultural events at 16, promenade Leo Ferre, Marseille (13).
What Larks
English speaking performing Arts Group based in Vaucluse
Grand Theatre de Provence
This central theatre, designed by the architect Vittorio Gregotti, can accommodate over 1300 spectators. The 21st century construction has a restaurant and 6000m2 of open-air terrasses, accessible to the general public. Aix en Provence (13).
Dock des Suds, Marseille
Big venue with many international performers, capacity 3,500. Annual highlight is the Fiesta des Suds festival. On Metro line 2. At 12 rue Urbain, Marseille (13).
Le Pasino, Aix-en-Provence
Casino, music venue and exhibition space. On the Avenue de lEurope (13).