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Opera Bastille, Paris

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A striking modern building and performing arts venue, Opera Bastille was designed by the Canadian-Uruguayan architect Carlos Ott. He who was chosen in an international competition that attracted entries from some 1,700 architects. The theater opened 1989. Add Opera Bastille to your Paris travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Paris day trip planning website .
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  • The opera house designed by the Uruguayan architect Carlos Ott was inaugurated in 1989. Located in the famous Bastille Square, this modern building can house over 2700 people. There is a panoramic res...  more »
  • Very large room with special shapes for balconies we are relatively well seated, and the squares for the big legs could have been a little bigger, but we have seen worse.. Good acoustic great scene prices relatively expensive to eat or drink... 5.50 a chocolate Flash for example...
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  • I'm sure it's pretty, but clean up that drunken graffiti piss and beer can bin of a staircase of your building entering the metro. It's gross and makes me never want to see a show there.
  • Very very good acoustics. Loved the opera play. I was allowed in, even though I was wearing sneakers, which I heard wouldn't have been possible some time ago, so it's not very strict in this sense. I will definitely go again to other play, as it is a night different than all the others.
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