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Upstage 2013 presents ‘Black Comedy’ and ‘Rêverie’

Black Comedy flyer

We talk to David Simpson and Julie Valade of Upstage about the upcoming production of Black Comedy and a one-off performance of Rêverie. The Life and Loves of Claude Debussy. Continue reading Upstage 2013 presents ‘Black Comedy’ and ‘Rêverie’

Europole CSI Panto presents … Cinderella

Cindarella poster (detail)

Mandy Besson shares news of Cité Scolaire Internationale’s annual pantomime production, this year to be Cinderella.  Continue reading Europole CSI Panto presents … Cinderella

Register now for September auditions with Wing It and Floodlight

Auditions now for Wing It & Floodlight

Grenoble-based youth theatre Wing It and sister organisation Floodlight are currently casting for their upcoming English-language productions. Hélène, Vicki and Katie tell us more. Continue reading Register now for September auditions with Wing It and Floodlight

5 tips to help your kids integrate into their new French school

Salle de classe. Photo by letrusko

Just in time for la rentrée, French teacher Marie Verrey shares her top tips for newly arrived expats hoping to integrate their children into the French school system. Continue reading 5 tips to help your kids integrate into their new French school

Wing It – songs, dancing, and stomping!

A detail from the poster 'Greece, The Play'

We chat to Hélène, Katie and Vickie of Wing It Productions about a new play they are putting on at Théâtre Prémol with young people from the Grenoble area.

Continue reading Wing It — songs, dancing, and stomping!

The 39 Steps – review

The Upstage 2012 cast and crew

Grenoble Life’s James Dalrymple reviews the Upstage 2012 performance of ‘The 39 Steps’ at Théâtre Ste-Marie-d’en-Bas. Continue reading The 39 Steps – review

Upstage marks 20th anniversary with 39 Steps

A detail from this year's poster

Grenoble Life editor James Dalrymple met with Grenoble’s foremost English theatre group, Upstage, to find out about their 20th anniversary plans. Here is what he has to report. Continue reading Upstage marks 20th anniversary with 39 Steps