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Asked If France ‘Missed The Boat On #MeToo’, Isabelle Huppert Throws The Interviewer Out

Laura Cappelle has plenty of good things in her profile as well, but yes, this happened: “In a matter of seconds, Huppert is on her feet and walks away from me, manifestly irked. ‘Listen, here, now I have to work.'” – The Guardian
Tags: Art, France, People, Listen, Isabelle Huppert, Huppert, Laura Cappelle, 03.24.20

A French Theatre Critic Is Sent To English Christmas Pantomimes

Laura Cappelle: “When this newspaper came up with the idea of sending an unsuspecting foreigner to a series of pantos, I wondered how different it could really be from family-friendly entertainment elsewhere. Reader, it is very different.” – The Guardian
Tags: Art, Theatre, Laura Cappelle, 12.18.19

Can’t The Legendary Cabarets Of Paris Do Any Better Than The Cancan?

Okay, the shows at the Moulin Rouge, the Lido, and the Crazy Horse do include more than just the high-kick dance that dates back to 1889. Even so, writes Laura Cappelle, for all the resources and skill applied to these clubs’ shows (especially the Moulin Rouge’s), “the genre that was once the toast of Paris lost touch with the times in the last decades of the 20th century.”
Tags: Art, Theatre, Paris, Lido, Moulin Rouge, 08.09.18, Laura Cappelle