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Un bestiaire fabuleux, a Tribute to Jean de La Fontaine


Un bestiaire fabuleux, a Tribute to Jean de La Fontaine
10-17-2024 8:00 pm
Spadina Theatre $CA18.00

Event Description

Faenza Ensemble - Un bestiaire fabuleux, a Tribute to Jean de La Fontaine

Ancient Music

Olga Pitarch, vocals, spinet, castanets; Marco Horvat, vocals, guitar, theorbo; Francisco Mañalich, vocals, bass viol, guitar

Drawing on La Fontaine’s collection of fables, Faenza revels in tracing animal steps in a safari of French music. The fables are meticulously chosen in the spirit of Mr. de La Fontaine, with music by Marin Marais, François Campion, Nicolas de Chédeville, Ennemond Gautier, François Couperin, Jacques-Martin Hotteterre, and the Manuscrit Boerez.

Faenza will be on tour across the Alliance Française network of Canada (Toronto, Halifax, Moncton, Vancouver, and Calgary).



  • Box office also available on-site!
  • Doors will open only 20 minutes before the event.
  • Doors will be closed 10 minutes after the beginning of the event.
  • Don't bring food and beverages.
  • Enjoy the event!

Merci and see you soon! 



Event Information

Event Date 10-17-2024 8:00 pm
Individual Price Register
Location Spadina Theatre
Categories Concerts

Venue Information - Spadina Theatre

Created by Hariri Pontarini Architects, the Alliance Française Toronto theatre opened in the spring of 2014. Since then, more than 200 artists and events have been held there all year long, within a warm and intimate atmosphere. This 147-seat auditorium invites you to join us for musical performances of all genres, as well as film screenings, lectures, and stage plays.

Entrance to the theatre is on Lowther Avenue. The doors open 20 minutes prior to the beginning of each event.

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Coat Check

Coat check is located in the basement of the Spadina Theatre and is available at no charge for every event. Alliance Française is not responsible for any lost or stolen items.

Wheelchair Access

A number of seats have been specifically set aside for people in wheelchairs or for those with disabilities. They are available upon request. Please inform the Alliance Française team upon arriving to the event. Washrooms are accessible.

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Contact information

North York