Top Choice Theatre in Nantes

Le Lieu Unique

Within the one-time LU biscuit factory (crowned by an iconic angel-sculpted, domed tower, which you can ascend for €2), this industrial-chic lieu unique (unique place) is a cutting-edge venue for dance and theatre, …
Live Music in Nantes


This café concert is just that – a cosy and eclectic space for lounging over drinks and live jazz, soul, funk and electro from around 9pm. On Tuesday evenings mingle with local music geeks over vintage vinyls for sa…
Concert Venue in La Rochelle

La Sirène

La Rochelle's premier concert venue, 5km west of the Vieux Port, blasts out everything from hip-hop, funk and metal to world music, punk, jazz and good old French chanson. Consult the monthly program and buy tickets…
Live Music in Saint-Michel & Capucins-Victoire

Rock School Barbey

Catch live bands at Rock School Barbey, funky host to a stream of up-and-coming French and international indie bands. Admission prices vary depending on the gig. And yes, this happening space really is a rock school…
Theatre in Saint-Pierre & Saint-Paul

Grand Théâtre

Designed by Victor Louis (of Chartres Cathedral fame), this grand 18th-century theatre stages operas, ballets and concerts of orchestral and chamber music.
Cinema in Nantes

Cinéma Katorza

This art-house cinema screens the latest in foreign and alternative films, many in VO (version original; original language).
Opera in Nantes

Théâtre Graslin

Constructed in 1788, neoclassical Théâtre Graslin is home to the Nantes-Angers Opera.
Live Music in La Rochelle

La Coursive

World-music concerts, non-dubbed art films, theatre and dance performances.
Theatre in Saint-Pierre & Saint-Paul

Théâtre Femina

Plays, dance performances, variety shows and concerts.
Jazz in Saint-Michel & Capucins-Victoire

Le Port de la Lune

Check the line-up of gigs at this dark, atmospheric jazz club online.