SOUND AND LIGHT SHOW OF CLERY
The big night show on the Resistance « Freedom - the shadow fighters » - In Cléry-St-André : 20th, 21st, 26th, 27th, 28th of July, 02nd, 03rd, 04th of August 2018.
In Cléry, sound and light shows have been reproducing main events of the French History for more than 20 years now. It is one of the most important live performance of the Centre-Loire Valley as it represents the work of 200 actors performing, 550 characters on a 5000 sq.m scenic area.
This year, for the first time, you will be able to travel through time, and thrown back to the Resistance period. During two hours, you will be carried away by old costumes, sets and vehicles.
Experience how life was during the resistance, and how a small army was organized to free France from the Occupation, thanks to a pyrotechnic show, and original music. All the key ingredients for a memorable evening are gathered in this show.
More information: www.cleryraconte.com/spect/?lang=en
THE GREAT NIGHTS OF THE ARBORETUM
In Nogent sur Vernisson – 17th, 18th, 24th, and 25th of August 2018.
The National Arboretum of the Barres, invites you each summer under its centenarian trees for a night show, full of poetry and magic.On a summer evening, discover the Arboretum to a new extent, outside of time.
Starting at 7 pm, as a prelude to the night-time show, you are welcome to a joyful and musical picnic.
At dusk, the « Hydre à 7 têtes » troupe will start the show, a meeting between opera and theatre, in a sacred and Celtic atmosphere. The story of an optimistic druid who wants to give life to the sleeping spirits, and bring the forest back to life. An ill-intentioned wanderer then stops his ritual…
More information: www.arboretumdesbarres.fr/?lang=en
NIGHT SHOW IN FERRIÈRES
In Ferrières-en-Gâtinais – 21st and 28th of July, and 04th and 11th of August.
Travel back to the Middle Ages. 450 volunteers and professionals will get you immersed in a whole village full of history.
Witches, lepers, fortune-tellers, minstrels, all these characters will be part of a great night show. During one evening you will be able to experience how life was at that time through 27 realistic sketches. The entire king’s court is represented, and a buffet allows you to feast as it was done at that time.
Staged night tours, tours to discover local legend and heritage, walks around beautiful gardens with candle light or paper lanterns: several ways to enjoy your time in Loiret at nightfall.