Bonus features : around the programs at the Opéra national de Lorraine

During our programs at the Opéra National de Lorraine, we have concocted some extras for you and your family to enjoy. Be it quick workshops for the grownups, longer ones for the kids, or simple discussions with the artistic crew, we have you covered to make your experience full and fulfilling.

Warming Up The Gaze

An hour before the performance, Joris Perez, a choreographic artist and community outreach coordinator, reveals some key elements to better understand the work, through a physical approach accessible for all audiences.


Program 1 | November 9-10, 2023
Program 2 | March 8 and 12, 2024
Program 3 | May 24-25, 2024

Foyer of the Opéra national de Lorraine (Nancy)
Duration: 30 minutes
Rate:  free with the reservation of a ticket to the performance (limited availability – sign-up is required)

Aftershow chat

At the end of the first performance of a new work performed at the Opéra national de Lorraine, Petter Jacobsson, the managing director of the CCN – Ballet de Lorraine, as well as – depending on the program – a choreographer and/ or one of the company dancers, will speak about their work on the piece, and answer audience questions.


Program 1: November 8, 2023
Program 2: 
March 7, 2024
Program 3: 
May 23,, 2024

Opéra national de Lorraine (inside the Opera itself)
Duration: 20 minutes

We take care of the kids!

Parents, you now have a choice! During Sunday shows, you may either attend the performance with your children, or leave them with us for a fun workshop about the piece, directed by Joris Perez, former dancer and artistic liaison. Another way to enjoy the dance with your family!

Workshop open to children 4 to 10 years old (number of children limited)
Date and time: 

Program 1: November 12, 2023
Program 2: March 10, 2024
Program 3: May 26, 2024

Place: CCN – Ballet de Lorraine (near the Opéra national de Lorraine)
Running time: the length of the performance
Rate: 5 euros/ child with the reservation of a ticket by an adult, for the same date (sign up required in advance)