Moulin Rouge, Paris, France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tijgetje
N 48° 53.044 E 002° 19.933
31U E 451043 N 5414783
Quick Description: Moulin Rouge a famous "Live" stage theatre in Paris
Location: France
Date Posted: 3/22/2007 2:07:50 AM
Waymark Code: WM1B5E
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
It was six years after World War II before the Moulin Rouge recovered its former magnificence.
On the 22nd of June 1951, Georges France, alias Jo France, the founder of Balajo, bought the Bal du Moulin Rouge and set about renovating in order to allow the famous establishment to hold again the most wonderful nights in Paris, and regain its splendour of long-ago.
Dance parties, entertainments and receptions for charity were back... among them, the 25th Bal des Petits Lits Blancs (for hospitalized children), on the 19th May 1963 was a red letter day : some 1200 artists and stars came from every corner of the world to honour Guy des Cars, the organizer of that night.
Theater Name: Bal du Moulin Rouge

Country: France

Address:
Montmartre
82 Boulevard de Clichy
Paris, France
75018


Web Site: [Web Link]

Venue: Dinner Theater

Type of Productions:
Live performance of music and "not completely dressed" girls


Restored Building: yes

Date of Construction: 6th of october 1889

Architect/Designer: Joseph Oller und Charles Zidler

Stage Type: Arena

Seating Capacity: 850

Special Productions/Events/Festivals:


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