Entertainment

Theatre in Tunis

Théâtre de l'Etoile du Nord

This is a fringe theatre housed in an ex-garage. There are regular plays (in French and Arabic) and concerts (from reggae to heavy metal) - check the website for forthcoming events.
Live Music in La Soukra

Le Boeuf sur le Toit

Out in the up-and-coming suburb of La Soukra 'the beef on the roof' is named after a surrealist ballet; it's a restaurant with a dance floor and terrace, and regular DJs, live gigs and Sunday jazz evenings, attracti…
Live Performance in Tunis

Théâtre d'Art Ben Abdallah

This venue, in the converted stables of the Dar Ben Abdallah Museum, has theatre and cinema performances in French and Tunisian and a small café.
Cinema in Tunis

Le Colisée

There are plenty of cinemas, mainly showing Egyptian films, Bollywood-style action movies or soft porn, but you'll also find recent Hollywood offerings, dubbed into French. The local press has listings. Admission co…
Cinema in Tunis

La Parnasse

There are plenty of cinemas, mainly showing Egyptian films, Bollywood-style action movies or soft porn, but you'll also find recent Hollywood offerings, dubbed into French. The local press has listings. Admission co…
Cinema in Tunis

Maison de la Culture Ibn Khaldoun

Tunis' only art-house cinema is Maison de la Culture Ibn Khaldoun.