Festival "Embar(o)quement immédiat !", 7 to 18 July: Heritage(s), tributes and celebrations
7 to 18 July 2021
In this year 2021 rich in anniversaries, the festival will focus on Baroque Arts!
With... concerts, with Gli Incogniti as opening event, theater (Andromaque from Racine), artistic workshops….
For the 300th anniversary of the death of Antoine Watteau (a painter from Valenciennes), dive into the heart of the City library's archives! A lot of events also invite public of all ages to discover the universe of Jean de La Fontaine, for his 400th birthday.
The festival ends on 18 July in Auxi-le-Château: a whole day around Bach with Georges Guillard, and Couperin with François Menissier (on the historic organ Adrien Carpentier - 1745).
For more info and the full proramme: https://www.embaroquement.com/