Théâtre de l'Athénée - Louis-Jouvet

Entertainment & Arts

Europe, France, Paris

The Théâtre de l'Athénée is a theatre at 7 rue Boudreau, in the 9th arrondissement of Paris. Renovated in 1996 and classified a historical monument, it is among the most beautiful buildings in Paris. In addition to its architectural treasures, the Athénée inherits a priceless artistic tradition marked by the figure of Louis Jouvet who directed the theatre from 1934 to 1951. During the period when he was director, it became known as the Athenée Théâtre Louis-Jouvet.