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Theatre de Vidy

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New director, new programation, new athmosphere, but still in one of the best place in town: in the border of tha lake!

This is for me one of the best theater I've ever visited: lovely terrasse to have a drink in the... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2014
SteveGarett
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Annecy, France
great theatre

Really good theatre pieces in French but occasional shows with no language. The entrance and... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2013
jacque1b1
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La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland
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11 Jun 2014
“New director, new programation, new athmosphere, but still in one of the best place in town: in the border of tha lake!”
9 May 2013
“great theatre”
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A Creative Theatre and a European Crossroads Vidy Theatre is open to all and dedicated to contemporary creation, defining itself as a site of encounters between today's art and the widest possible audience. Installed within a building built by the...more
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avenue Emile-Henri-Jaques-Dalcroze 5, Lausanne 1007, Switzerland
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Reviewed 12 June 2014

This is for me one of the best theater I've ever visited: lovely terrasse to have a drink in the border of the lake, nice programation of contemporary theater performances, and new in this place, some dance performances too!

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank SteveGarett
Reviewed 9 May 2013

Really good theatre pieces in French but occasional shows with no language. The entrance and restaurant are perfect for an evening with friends, too. Try the home-made tarts - delicious. In the warm weather, it is a great place to stop for the terrace near...More

Date of experience: February 2013
1  Thank jacque1b1
Reviewed 31 March 2013

Sadly they weren't performing when we were in Lausanne - we saw them a month earlier in Sydney. A stand out performance, an innovative and creative company.

Date of experience: February 2013
1  Thank CP51
Reviewed 11 March 2013

You can NEVER be disappointed by the very rich and original program of this theater. Excellent pieces, creations, there is an obvious density of great talents, either swiss or foreigners ! Go for it

Date of experience: February 2013
1  Thank MartinaB611
Reviewed 13 February 2013

I enjoyed this theatre thanks to some modern experimental pièces and concerts. I'm always interested in new theatral stuff and this is one of the best places where to go and find whatever I search. Moreover, is just by the lake side, not bad for...More

Date of experience: December 2012
1  Thank almafo
Reviewed 13 August 2012

but I regularly go back, like their shows and their cafeteria. Very nice atmosphere. Same for the chapiteau outside!

2  Thank d r
Reviewed 23 April 2012

I got a membership already a long time ago, an interesting choice of plays. You find nearly each time something you love. normally during the season you find more than 3 plays the same day, choice is sometimes difficult

Date of experience: April 2012
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