Here is a selection of the festivals in France that present the most innovative works from across the contemporary performance world.
North of France
Latitudes contemporaines // June 4th – June 19th // Lille
South of France
Printemps des Comédiens // June 1st – June 30th // Montpellier
Festival de Marseille // June 15th – July 8th // Marseille
Montpellier Danse Festival // June 22th – July 7th // Montpellier
Festival international des arts lyriques // July 4th – July 24th // Aix-en-Provence
Festival d’Avignon IN // July 6th – July 24th // Avignon
Festival d’Avignon OFF // July 6th – July 29th // Avignon
Festival d’Aurillac // August 22nd – August 25th // Aurillac
Actoral // September 25th – October 12th // Marseille
Rencontres chorégraphiques internationales de Seine Saint-Denis // May 16th – June 16th // Suburb of Paris
Festival d’Automne à Paris // Fall // Paris and its suburb
West of France
Festival TNB // November 15th – November 18th // Rennes
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