We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Theatre des Bouffes du Nord

Review Highlights
Always See What's On Here

My wife and I are theater artists so we have a particular affinity for this place and we always... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2016
New York, NY
Just Love this Place

I was lucky enough to get tickets on the door for Fragments, a Brecht collection of short plays... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2015
Munich, Germany
Read all 24 reviews
All photos (22)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Jan 9, 2017
“A valley of astonishment”
Sep 23, 2016
“Always See What's On Here”
This theater features lively productions of plays from several types of genres.
37 B boulevard de la Chapelle, 75010 Paris, France
10th Arr. - Entrepot
+33 1 46 07 34 50
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Paris
from US$109.27
More Info
from US$247.42
More Info
from US$97.77
More Info
from US$109.27
More Info
Reviews (24)
Filter reviews
5 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
See what travelers are saying:
Updating list...
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I was astonished to pay 32 euros to be poorly seated in such an outdated and dusty theater, Peter Brook is more minimal than ever with the "Valley of Astonishment". My main astonishment was the number of people applauding and cheering.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank stism
Reviewed 23 September 2016

My wife and I are theater artists so we have a particular affinity for this place and we always make a point of seeing what's going to be playing when we visit. For travelers who don't speak French, there is often at least one production...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank PortRowNYC
Reviewed 10 February 2015

I was lucky enough to get tickets on the door for Fragments, a Brecht collection of short plays. They were part of his learning plays, telling stories of peoples experiences. The theatre was a grand old place. Seating in the round with a massively high...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Bish555
Reviewed 7 April 2012

What a fabulous theatre space! However, don't sit in the front row of the balcony unless you have exceptionally short legs. Otherwise the theatre is lovely, bohemian, full of promise. Unfortunately the production was slightly disappointing. It was only an hour and a half, and...More

Date of experience: April 2012
2  Thank Christina K
Reviewed 17 February 2012

Brook is retiring but his great ramshackle theater carries on. If you speak French and modern theater go as there is also a charming bar and bistro

Date of experience: February 2012
1  Thank fred_davies_payan
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,827 nearby hotels
Faubourg 216 - 224
144 reviews
.08 km away
Hotel du Square
59 reviews
.08 km away
Sure Hotel by Best Western Paris Gare du Nord
5 reviews
.09 km away
Hotel Merryl
250 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 20,414 nearby restaurants
Le Dishny
348 reviews
.17 km away
Krishna Bhavan
461 reviews
.17 km away
Muniyandi Vilas
129 reviews
.07 km away
Sohan Cafe
31 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 5,896 nearby attractions
Paris dans la tete Mural
13 reviews
.48 km away
Little India
8 reviews
.46 km away
Goutte d'Or
21 reviews
.48 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Theatre des Bouffes du Nord staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines