The King’s Tour

9th, 16th and 23rd December 2017
Approximate duration: 

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New for the 2017 holiday season.

A visit and performance in the Hall of Mirrors and Grand Apartments with baroque actors, dancers, singers, and musicians.  


As night falls and day visitors leave, the Château becomes silent again. For you only musicians, dancers, singers, actors are preparing an unforgettable visit in the gilded magnificence of the Grand Apartments… From the Salon d'Hercule to the Hall of Mirrors through the King's Chamber, you will discover the captivating atmosphere of the Royal Court to the sound of baroque music and dancing. This tour will take you to the finale in the Gallery of Battles. All generations can enjoy a magical moment in the exceptional environment of Château de Versailles for the holiday season. Mini delicacies, champagne, hot chocolate and other sweet treats will also be offered for a warm and cordial moment.

Hercules Salon – Grands Appartements - Hall of Mirrors – King's guard room – Battles Gallery – Room 1830



With the Compagnie de Danse l’Éventail* and the Folies Françoises**

Marie-Geneviève Massé, Artistic director and choreography

Patrick Cohën-Akenine, Conductor

Olivier Bériot, Costumes

Midnight Première, Jean-Paul Bouron Saynète

La Chapelle Harmonique, Valentin Tournet Director


*The Compagnie de Danse L’Eventail is subsidised by the French Ministry of Culture - DRAC of the Pays de la Loire. Supported by the State - Préfet of the region Pays de la Loire, the Conseil Régional of the Pays de la Loire, the Sarthe department and the City of Sablé- sur- Sarthe. 

Designer and choreographer: Marie Genevieve MasséCostumes: Olivier Beriot • Les Folies françoises are supported by the French Ministry of Culture (DRAC Centre-Val de Loire), the Centre-Val de Loire Region and the city of Orléans as part of its contribution to musical ensembles. The ensemble is a member of FEVIS (federation of specialised vocal and musical ensembles), of the PROFEDIM syndicate and the BUREAU EXPOR.