Agenda of the Parisian Corner from December 10th to December 16th

Article published on Dec. 10, 2007
Article published on Dec. 10, 2007

what to do in Paris this week? 

May be a little strike this week? Christmas Markets La Défense, Nation, St Germain and more, click on the link below and you will know where to do your Christmas shopping! Conference : Culture and politics – Between cities and metropolis, European comparison: metropolis undersides, Tuesday 11 December, 9am to 9pm. A day dedicated to living in European metropolis at the Maison de l'Europe: "80% of human beings live in a city. 80% of the French population is gathered in 20% of the country. How can this density be faced?"

Where ? La Maison de l'Europe - 35-37, rue des Francs-Bourgeois 75004 Paris, tube: St Paul

Informations: - tel 01 44 61 85 99


Christmas concert: Andreas Brantelid (cello) and Bengt Forsberg (piano), 13th December at 8pm at the Maison du Danemark

The cultural department of the Denmark Embassy organises a Christmas concert! Andreas Brantelid and Bengt Forsberg will play Ludwig van Beethoven, Gabriel Fauré, Leoš Janáek and César Franck.

Free entrance + a glass of Christmas gløgg offered after the concert!!

Where? Maison du danemark, 2nd floor, 142, avenue des Champs-Élysées, Paris 8, tube George V

Informations :

 Marillion, Elysée Montmartre, 13th December at 7pm

I could not possibly skip this event: Marillion Christmas Tour stops at the Elysée Montmartre! This will, without a doubt, be exceptional. Recommended for aficionados and others!!

Where? Elysée Montmartre, 72 boulevard de Rochechouart, Paris 18, tube: Anvers (

How much? 31.20€ (ok it's a bit expensive but it is totally worth it!)

For more information about the band:

Exhibition :

Appearing/Disappearing – A German album at the Paris Goethe Institute, until 22nd December

The Goethe Institute presents an astonishing exhibition of young German photographers.

For more information:

Where? Goethe-Institut Galerie Condé, 31 rue de Condé, Paris 6, tube Odéon

Free entrance

When? Thursdays and Fridays from 2pm to 7pm and Saturdays from 2pm to 6pm.

Cinema :

Two films for long and cold nights…

Cowboy,  Benoît Mariage

With Benoît Poelvoorde, Gilbert Melki, François Damiens, etc

Daniel Piron, slightly depressed, has an obsession: to find and film his youth idol: Tony Sacchi. What will he find at the end of this adventure?

Papa est en voyage d’affaires, Emir Kusturica

With: Miki Manojlovic, Mira Furlan

Yugoslavia, 1952: a father is sent to a work camp because of his Stalinian fondness. For his children, he is on a business trip…

Attention! This film is showed at one cinema only until Tuesday 11th only!

Reflet Medicis, 3, rue Champollion, Paris 5, métro St Michel, Cluny

 Sophie Janod