La Cantatrice chauve et La Leçon

October 17 to November 2, 2019

The Bald Soprano, an anti-play, and The Lesson, a comic drama, are two short works from the 1950s by a master of the Theatre of the Absurd. Ionesco plays with language to expose the delicious absurdity of words and physical states.

Written by Eugène Ionesco, avant-garde Romanian-French playwright

Produced by the Théâtre Cercle Molière

Directed by Christian Perron

Cast Micheline Girardin, Nadine Pinette, Charles Leblanc, Bertrand Nayet, Sophie Bouchard Tremblay, Mariam Bernstein, Sylvie Harvey and Keith Damboise

Duration approximately 120 minutes with a 20 minute intermission