Chansons – Songs and Stories from Piaf, Brel and Me
The in-person version of “Chansons” plays for a limited run from 5-21 August 2002 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in the C ARTS season at C aquila.
Benue to Chansons, the musical intercultural cabaret. ‘Soul-touching’ stories performed in ‘brilliant showmanship’ (Audience Reviews) about life and passion, from Ne me quitte pas (Brel) to Milord (Piaf). Live life the French way. Created by the award winning musical theatre actress Stefanie Rummel. Spoken in English and sung in French and English. Accompanied in person by Bogdan Pieleanu, Bob Egan, Tom Schlueter. This piece inspires our own lives by looking at other cultures. As seen in theatres and cabarets in France, Germany, Iceland, Finland, US. ‘Great chansons... passionate feelings’ (Rheingauer Echo). ‘Rummel’s voice is outstanding… real moments of joie de vivre’ **** (TheReviewHub.com). ‘Fascinating’ **** (LondonTheatre1.com). Performed live in our Edinburgh Fringe 2022 season and also available in our year-round digital on-demand programme.
Start Time: 17:45
In person show: £8-£10 (concessions available) // Digital show: £4.50-£17.50
C ARTS | C venues | C aquila Venue (Roman Eagle Lodge, 2 Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh (venue 21), Edinburgh County EH1 2PW
Fri 5 Aug to Sun 21 August