Roman theatre

Local nameThéâtre Antique
LocationOrange, France

The Roman Theatre of Orange is a Roman theatre in Orange, Vaucluse, France. It was built early in the 1st century AD. The structure is owned by the municipality of Orange and is the home of the summer opera festival, the Chorégies d'Orange.

It is one of the best preserved of all Roman theatres, and served the Roman colony of Arausio which was founded in 40 BC. Playing a major role in the life of the citizens, who spent a large part of their free time there, the theatre was seen by the Roman authorities not only as a means of spreading Roman culture to the colonies, but also as a way of distracting them from all political activities.

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Opening hours

Jan - Feb, Nov - Dec: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Mar - Oct: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Apr - May, Sep: 9 am - 6 pm
Jun - Aug: 9 am - 7 pm

Admission

Theatre & Museum of Art and History:
Adults: €9.50
Children (7 - 17), students: €7.50
Children (under 7): free

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roman_Theatre_of_Orange

Official Website https://www.theatre-antique.com/

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/TheatreAntiquedOrange

Email message@theatre-antique.com

Phone +33 4 90 51 17 60

Address Rue Madeleine Roch, 84100 Orange, France

Coordinates 44°8'8.718" N 4°48'31.98" E

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