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How to become Parisian in one hour?

24 boulevard Poissonniere | Theatre des Nouveautes, 75009 Paris, France
+33 6 98 57 45 98
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The ULTIMATE Parisian theatre experience, 100% in english ! Olivier Giraud will teach you about the Real Paris in a cosmopolitan atmosphere. +500 000 TICKETS SOLD ! Certificate of excellence 2015,2016,2017,2018- NB: Not recommended for kids under 16yo.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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24 boulevard Poissonniere | Theatre des Nouveautes, 75009 Paris, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Oliver Giraud has a great show. He is keen to the alienation foreigners can feel when not fluent in a language. His show “How to become Parisian in one hour” is cleverly organized around a set of “common” how-to interactions: how to shop, hail a...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Olivier is such a Funny and Talented actor ! He really depicts all the flaws of parisians people and portrait them in this Oneman show ! I laughed a lot during this show and I especially liked the end when he dances with the music...More

1  Thank Nora I
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

Went here with my French Exchange student during my trip to Paris, was not disappointed!! Giraud had me laughing out of my seat. Truly a very funny and a good way to start my trip in France.

1  Thank Laurel D
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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

We had doubts about the show, but decided to go on one of the evenings and it was 5 min walk from the hotel. The show was hilarious, a week after we are still laughing. The impressions, the jokes, the interaction with the audience.... One...More

1  Thank Mila F
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

We were only visiting Paris and we were looking for something different to do that night, this show was a wonderfull suprise! Although this show is more indicated to people who live in Paris I think it can be seen by everyone who understands english....More

1  Thank Helena M
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

I visited the show with my girlfriend earlier this year and we had an amazing evening. We really enjoyed the show and laughed so much. Still laughing about his jokes while walking through Paris about my beloved Parisians as well as Americans. I can highly...More

1  Thank Felix W
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

Olivier Giraud is a good entertainer, we spent a very nice evening at the Theatte watching his standup show. He depicts very well the Parisians, the flaws of the Parisians. It can be sometimes a bit “crude” so if ever you are highly conservative you...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

I was there for my birthday and I had to cry because it was so hilarious. Great guy! Great idea! You must have to see it because it will help you a lot, in a funny way, to get through the Parisian life.

1  Thank Josi D
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

My boyfriend and I came to this show during my vacation to Paris. I am American and he is German, we had such a lovely time listening to Olivier. IF you are a tourist or living in Paris I HIGHLY recommend seeing this!!! We will...More

1  Thank Jodi C
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

I love this show. It was hysterical. However, I was with my mom and great aunt. It was definitely a little inappropriate for them! There are several references to sexual things, so it may not be best for younger individuals or conservative people. If your...More

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Response from Sylviane D | Reviewed this property |
Well!!! it depends if ou are a liberal or a conservative!!! There are words that are not appropriate, sexual references ..etc, but I have a very liberal mind and my just turned 14 yr old sat with me and saw the whole show... More
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Response from 1BeachAficionado | Reviewed this property |
Hi I went to the show once don't know If it is same show
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12 June 2017|
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I'm unsure of this answer, however if you email the address on the website directly, they are quite responsive and helpful.
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