Boris Godunov Gala – Monte-Carlo Opera
The Monte Carlo Opera present their production of ‘Boris Godunov’, the most legendary title in Russian Opera, set to the music of Modest Mussorgsky.
The production will be performed on four occasions, with the first being on Thursday, April 22 from 14:00 at the Salle Garnier of the Monte-Carlo Opera House.
LAC – Monte-Carlo Ballet
The Monte-Carlo Ballet present ‘LAC’. This production is choreographed by Jean-Christophe Maillot and is heavily inspired by the tale of the Swan Lake.
This production will be performed in the Salle des Princes of the Grimaldi Forum from 14:00 everyday from Friday, April 23 until Monday, April 26. To discover more, click here, while tickets for this date can be reserved here.
LAC – Day 2
The Ballets de Monte-Carlo return this week for the second performance of Jean-Christophe Maillot’s ‘LAC’. The concert will commence at 14:00 in the Salle des Princes of the Grimaldi Forum on Saturday, April 24.
LAC – Day 3
The third and penultimate performance of the Ballets de Monte-Carlo’s ‘LAC’ will commence at 14:00 in the Salle des Princes of the Grimaldi Forum.
12th Historic Monaco Grand Prix race
The Historic Monaco Grand Prix is back in 2021. The highly anticipated event brings race cars from yesteryear back onto the famous Monaco GP circuit for a celebration of old school rock and roll racing, and local fans of Formula 1 and its rich history will be pleased with its return this year.
6,500 spectators will be permitted on the stands on race day, and these precious places are reserved for Monaco residents, employees and hotel guests only.
To discover more about the Historic GP, head to the Automobile Club de Monaco’s site here.
In the cinema this week
Unfortunately, the Cinema des Beaux-Arts has been closed until further notice as a result of restrictions in France and the curfew in the Principality. Look out for updates in future editions of ‘This Week in Monaco’.
Featured image: a snapshot of single-seater Lotus turning into the famous Fairmont hairpin curve in a past edition of the Historic Monaco Grand Prix