<![CDATA[La Monnaie ¦ De Munt NEWSFEED]]> en-us rss_generator <![CDATA[Streaming Orfeo]]>



La Monnaie lets you discover all of its opera productions for free on the internet. For up to three weeks following the last performance of a show, you can watch or watch again our operas for free on this website.
These broadcasts are made possible thanks to the generous support of

]]> 2014-06-23 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/38/Streaming-Orfeo <![CDATA[MM on air - Ludovic Morlot]]>



To mark the 50th year of La Monnaie’s federal status, Musiq’3 will present a special series of five programmes covering the last five decades at La Monnaie, in the company of its five music directors, each of whom will present their best production.


This programme will be dedicated to Ludovic Morlot, current chief conductor at La Monnaie. He will present a rebroadcast of Claude Debussy’s Pelléas et Mélisande and will speak with Camille De Rijck on his work at La Monnaie.

]]> 2014-06-01 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/76/MM-on-air---Ludovic-Morlot <![CDATA[Streaming Rigoletto]]>



La Monnaie lets you discover all of its opera productions for free on the internet. For up to three weeks following the last performance of a show, you can watch or watch again our operas for free on this website.
These broadcasts are made possible thanks to the generous support of

]]> 2014-05-14 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/65/Streaming-Rigoletto <![CDATA[MM on air - Kazushi Ono]]>



To mark the 50th year of La Monnaie’s federal status, Musiq’3 will present a special series of five programmes covering the last five decades at La Monnaie, in the company of its five music directors, each of whom will present their best production.


This programme will be dedicated to Kazushi Ono, music director at La Monnaie from 2002 to 2007. He will present a rebroadcast of Richard StraussDie Frau ohne Schatten will discuss this work with Camille De Rijck.

]]> 2014-05-01 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/75/MM-on-air---Kazushi-Ono <![CDATA[MM on air - Antonio Pappano]]>



To mark the 50th year of La Monnaie’s federal status, Musiq’3 will present a special series of five programmes covering the last five decades at La Monnaie, in the company of its five music directors, each of whom will present their best production.


This programme will be dedicated to Antonio Pappano, music director at La Monnaie from 1992 to 2002. He will present a rebroadcast of Benjamin Britten’s Peter Grimes and will discuss this work with Camille De Rijck.

]]> 2014-04-01 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/74/MM-on-air---Antonio-Pappano <![CDATA[Early Bird campaign 2014-2015]]>



Quite exceptionally, the best seats for the performances Shell Shock (Nicholas Lens & Nick Cave), Medúlla (Björk) and Creation 2015 (Anne Teresa De Keersmaker / Brian Eno) will be on sale from Saturday 12 April to Saturday 26 April before tickets officially go on sale! So, don’t delay, this special offer only lasts two weeks and seats are limited.


]]> 2014-04-11 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/67/Early-Bird-campaign-2014-2015 <![CDATA[La Monnaie Children's Chorus is recruiting young voices]]>



La Monnaie Children’s Chorus is looking for:

  • Boys and girls aged 7 to 10 for the Preparatory Chorus
  • Boys and girls aged 10 to 13 for the Choir School
  • Young girls aged 13 to 18 for La Choraline

This year auditions are organised on 18, 21, 25 & 28 June 2014.


]]> 2014-04-10 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/23/La-Monnaie-Children-s-Chorus-is-recruiting-young-voices <![CDATA[Streaming Au Monde]]>



La Monnaie lets you discover all of its opera productions for free on the internet. For up to three weeks following the last performance of a show, you can watch or watch again our operas for free on this website.
These broadcasts are made possible thanks to the generous support of

]]> 2014-04-09 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/64/Streaming-Au-Monde <![CDATA[2014-2015 season on line]]>



All human life is here. Seductive and perplexing, but always captivating. The 2014-2015 season at La Monnaie is founded on the conviction that sin can be considered an overdose of virtue. Wrath, gluttony, greed, envy, lust, sloth, pride.

Make La Monnaie your eighth deadly sin !


]]> 2014-03-20 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/81/2014-2015-season-on-line <![CDATA[Concertini of 21 March 2014: programme change]]>

Due to reasons of ill health, the program of the Concertino of 21 March is been cancelled.
Nana Kawamura, Tony Nys, Michael Kaufman and Daniel Blumenthal will propose an alternative programme with Johannes Brahms' first Piano quartet.


]]> 2014-03-14 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/80/Concertini-of-21-March-2014-programme-change <![CDATA[Gerard Mortier has died]]>



With much sadness we hear that Gerard Mortier has deceased. The entire team of La Monnaie wishes to express its deepest sympathy regarding the loss of this charismatic and energetic personality, with whom some of us had the privilege to have worked with for long a period.


]]> 2014-03-09 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/79/Gerard-Mortier-has-died <![CDATA[MM on air - Sylvain Cambreling]]>



To mark the 50th year of La Monnaie’s federal status, Musiq’3 will present a special series of five programmes covering the last five decades at La Monnaie, in the company of its five music directors, each of whom will present their best production.


The first programme in the series will air on 29 March and will be dedicated to Sylvain Cambreling, music director at La Monnaie from 1981 to 1991. He will present a rebroadcast of Philippe BoesmansReigen. Sylvain Cambreling and Philippe Boesmans...

]]> 2014-03-01 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/73/MM-on-air---Sylvain-Cambreling <![CDATA[EXCESS (01.03.2014) cancelled]]>

Our event EXCESS to be or not to be radical of this Saturday 1 March has been cancelled.
Already a ticket? Please contact our MMBoxOffice (02 212 12 11 - boxoffice@lamonnaie.be) to get reimbursed.


]]> 2014-02-25 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/78/EXCESS-01032014-cancelled <![CDATA[MMM 24]]>



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]]> 2014-02-10 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/69/MMM-24 <![CDATA[Hamlet live on television]]>



Our production of Hamlet (Ambroise Thomas) – staged by Olivier Py and with Marc Minkowski conducting La Monnaie Symphony Orchestra – will be broadcasted on Mezzo Live HD on Tuesday 11 February 2014 at 1.45pm.


]]> 2014-02-05 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/49/Hamlet-live-on-television <![CDATA[Auditions for La Monnaie Symphony Orchestra]]>



La Monnaie is organizing auditions to recruit 2 2nd violins tutti, 2 viola soloists, 1 double bass tutti, 1 double bass soloist, 1 viola tutti


]]> 2014-02-04 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/19/Auditions-for-La-Monnaie-Symphony-Orchestra <![CDATA[Streaming Jenůfa]]>



La Monnaie lets you discover all of its opera productions for free on the internet. For up to three weeks following the last performance of a show, you can watch or watch again our operas for free on this website.
These broadcasts are made possible thanks to the generous support of

]]> 2014-01-25 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/63/Streaming-Jenufa <![CDATA[Streaming Hamlet]]>



La Monnaie lets you discover all of its opera productions for free on the internet. For up to three weeks following the last performance of a show, you can watch or watch again our operas for free on this website.
These broadcasts are made possible thanks to the generous support of

]]> 2013-12-17 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/62/Streaming-Hamlet <![CDATA[La Monnaie releases recording of the Requiem by Alfred Bruneau ]]>



Recently, La Monnaie and the record company Cypres released the recording of the Requiem by Alfred Bruneau, with La Monnaie Symphony Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Ludovic Morlot.


]]> 2013-11-25 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/46/La-Monnaie-releases-recording-of-the-Requiem-by-Alfred-Bruneau <![CDATA[Castellucci's Parsifal on DVD]]>



Bel Air and La Monnaie have released a DVD of our production of Parsifal. As such Italian director Romeo Castellucci’s first opera production can now be seen from your sofa.


]]> 2013-11-11 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/25/Castellucci-s-Parsifal-on-DVD <![CDATA[Flashback 2012-2013]]>



The strong moments of last season collected in a book.
This publication collects statistics, images and exclamations about last season at La Monnaie.


]]> 2013-11-01 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/30/Flashback-2012-2013 <![CDATA[Streaming La Clemenza di Tito]]>



La Monnaie lets you discover all of its opera productions for free on the internet. For up to three weeks following the last performance of a show, you can watch or watch again our operas for free on this website.
These broadcasts are made possible thanks to the generous support of

]]> 2013-10-21 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/53/Streaming-La-Clemenza-di-Tito <![CDATA[Peter de Caluwe honored by French government]]>



On 3 October, general director of La Monnaie Peter de Caluwe received from the French ambassador in Belgium the honorary distinction Chevalier de l’Ordre des Art et des Lettres. As such the French republic wishes honor his ability as general director of La Monnaie and to thank him for his continuing action on behalf of European culture.


]]> 2013-10-14 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/66/Peter-de-Caluwe-honored-by-French-government <![CDATA[Streaming Sacre]]>



Because of technical difficulties, our streaming of Sacre will be delayed.


La Monnaie lets you discover all of its opera productions for free on the internet. For up to three weeks following the last performance of a show, you can watch or watch again our operas for free on this website.
These broadcasts are made possible thanks to the generous support of

]]> 2013-09-27 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/51/Streaming-Sacre <![CDATA[Start ticketsale 2nd part of the season]]>



From Saturday 5 October 2013 you can purchase your tickets for all productions of this season and you will no longer have to wait the start of the ticketsale for each opera.


]]> 2013-09-14 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/37/Start-ticketsale-2nd-part-of-the-season <![CDATA[Car Free Sunday in Brussels]]>

On Sunday 22 September 2013 it will also be a Car Free Sunday in the whole Region of Brussels.

No cars will be permitted to drive in the entire Brussels-Capital Region on that Sunday from 9 am till 7 pm.


]]> 2013-09-09 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/35/Car-Free-Sunday-in-Brussels <![CDATA[Streaming C(H)ŒURS]]>



La Monnaie lets you discover all of its opera productions for free on the internet. For up to three weeks following the last performance of a show, you can watch or watch again our operas for free on this website.
These broadcasts are made possible thanks to the generous support of

]]> 2013-09-01 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/50/Streaming-CHOEURS <![CDATA[Opening Muntpunt]]>



On September 7th 2013, Muntpunt, the Flemish Communications House, will open its doors at the Monnaie House, located at Muntplein, Brussels. The Monnaie House, currently the seat of the Hoofdstedelijke Openbare Bibliotheek (Metropolitan Public Library), will be transformed into a lively meeting place and a consultation library, where everyone can find information on Dutch-language and city initiatives (culture, education, tourism, welfare, etc.).


]]> 2013-08-19 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/32/Opening-Muntpunt <![CDATA[MMBoxOffice - summer recess]]>



La Monnaie Box Office is closed during the summer months and this from 14 July to 12 August 2013.


]]> 2013-07-08 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/28/MMBoxOffice---summer-recess <![CDATA[Ticket sales start for the 2013-2014 season]]>

From 22 June, tickets for the first part of the season (all performance up to the end of October).

Please, mind that the Box Office is closed from 14 July until 12 August included.


]]> 2013-06-01 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/15/Ticket-sales-start-for-the-2013-2014-season <![CDATA[A look behind the scenes of auditions]]>



Auditions are a chance for young singers chasing a specific role to demonstrate their talent. Curious for their lives, Cobra.be decided to take a look behind the scenes.


]]> 2012-11-19 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/14/A-look-behind-the-scenes-of-auditions <![CDATA[Special costume sale]]>



On Saturday 17 December 2011, La Monnaie is organising a special sale of costumes from past productions. More than 3000 costumes from 10 different productions will be sold – prices between €1 and €100 – beginning at 1pm. The most precious costumes will be auctioned at 3pm.

This sale will take place in the Ateliers (23 rue Léopold - 1000 Brussels)

Viewing  ahead of the sale from Friday 9 December (6pm) to Friday 16 December (4pm) in the Alechinsky Hall (only of the costumes that go up for auction).


]]> 2011-12-12 http://www.lamonnaie.be/en/news/17/Special-costume-sale