Tribute to Rachmaninov – Musical Happy Hour

With Liza Kerob, violin, Thierry Amadi, cello, and Slava Guerchovic, piano. Music by RACHMANINOV. On Tuesday November 28 at 6.30 pm, Auditorium Rainier III. Discover more and reserve your tickets here.

Last Year in Marienbad – The Art of the Cinema

The Audiovisuel Institute de Monaco presents a 1961 black and white film directed by Alain Resnais L’Année dernière à Marienbad. A man tries to convince a woman that they had met previously at Marienbad a year ago and that she was to leave her husband and run away with him.

On Tuesday, November 28 at 20:00 at the Théâtre des Variétés. Discover more here.

Blue Ice – Winter Pop-Up

The ice caps are coming to the Blue Gin! This winter will see the iconic venue get a spectacular new look with an igloo, a forest of white-capped pines, stalactites, polar bears, and penguins. Experience a veritable polar adventure, from igloo to iceberg via stalactites and pine forest… Bathed in ice blue lights, house DJ Nicolas Saad will warm up the dancefloor on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights. And it’s not just the decor that’s set for a polar makeover – check out the new cocktail menu for some delicious wintry surprises! From Tuesday, November 28 to Thursday February 29, 18:30 to 1.30 at the Blue Gin of Monte-Carlo Bay. Discover more here.

Jeanne Added – Thomas de Pourquery – Monte-Carlo Jazz Festival 2023

One night, two concerts, with Jeanne Added and Thomas de Pourquery. On Wednesday, November 29 at 20:00 at the Opéra de Monte-Carlo – Salle Garnier. Discover more here.

Les Amoureux de Shakespeare – Theatre

They’re back! Following the huge success of their shows about Marivaux and Molière, the “Mauvais Elèves” return with a paean to all things British! Their re-interpretation of Shakespeare’s romantic comedy A Midsummer Night’s Dream features songs by the Beatles, the Kinks, and the Troggs, with a delightful swinging sixties look taking audiences into a surreal fairytale world. Directed by Shirley and Dino.

From November 30 to December 2 at 20:00 and Sunday, December 3 at 16:30 at the Théâtre des Muses. Discover more here.

The Future of Leadership – Event

We are living through an era of unprecedented challenges. It is predicted that almost half of the companies around today will not exist in ten years’ time. The challenges of the climate crisis, geopolitics, and our shifting social values ​​are changing the game. Everything we learned in business school is probably obsolete. How should leaders navigate their way during these turbulent and disruptive times? Come and grab a drink and find out what the future of leadership might look like. Presentation by Gavin Sharpe at The Club for Foreign Residents in Monaco (CREM) on November 30 at 18:00. This event is open to members (free) and non-members (25 EUR).

Keziah Jones – Incognito – Monte-Carlo Jazz Festival

A duo of concerts at the Opéra Garnier Monte-Carlo on November 30 with Keziah Jones and the band Incognito! This acid jazz ensemble based in London draws its roots from the fusion dear to the 1970s, a true standard bearer of London musical creation for over 25 years and has evolved brilliantly over the years according to the styles and its different configurations. And like his mixed music which he describes as blufunk, Keziah Jones has been traveling the world for two decades. This very personal style mixes soul-funk, blues and rock with African rhythms. On Thursday, November 30 at 20:00 at the Opéra de Monte-Carlo – Salle Garnier. Discover more here.

Madagascar – The Musical

A musical adventure for all ages based on the Dreamworks film of the same name. The show is a hymn to friendship, with music taking spectators from the urban jungle and skyscrapers of New York to the beaches of the fantastic African island. Just like the film Madagascar – the Musical follows a group of friends as they escape from their “home” in New York’s Central Park and unexpectedly find themselves bound for the incredible world of Madagascar! On Friday, December 1 at 19:30, Saturday, December 2 at 15:00 and 19:30 and Sunday, December 3 at 15:00 at the Grimaldi Forum Monaco. Discover more here.

Square Beaumarchais – Christmas Pop-Up

Opposite the Hôtel Hermitage Monte-Carlo,you’ll find Square Beaumarchais and its winter terrace sparklingly decorated for the festive season. Step into a warm and inviting snowy scene complete with igloos, and sip a glass of Veuve Clicquot champagne. From December 1 to January 5, from 12:00 to 19:00.

Ibrahim Maalouf – Dominique Fils Aimé – Monte – Carlo Jazz Festival

One of the event’s regular stars is set to make his return to the Monte-Carlo Jazz Festival with his eponymous show, “Ibrahim Maalouf et les trompettes de Michel Ange (T.O.M.A.,)”, following the concert by Dominique Fils Aimé who will be introducing Roots! On Saturday, December 2 at 20:00 at the Opéra de Monte-Carlo – Salle Garnier. Discover more here.

Magnificat – Concert

The superb text of the Magnificat has inspired numerous composers (Bach, Vivaldi, Graupner, Telemann, Zelenka, Kuhnau) of which extracts will be performed by Elodie BOYER (soprano), Zeynep CASTEL-BRANCO (soprano), Annick ARPINO (mezzo-soprano) and Lara CASTIGLIONE (organ). On Sunday, December 3 at 12:00 after worship at the Reformed Church of Monaco, 7, rue Louis Notari. Free entry.

Symphonic Concert – OPMC

Conducted by Kazuki Yamada, with Nelson Goerner, piano. Music by RAVEL. On Sunday, December 3 at 18:00 at the Auditorium Rainier III. Discover more here.

Le Prince au cœur du cirque – Exhibition

See a vast treasure trove of circus exhibits, including still photographs, moving picture footage, artists’ costumes, previously unseen documents, posters, and more, as part of celebrations marking the centenary of Prince Rainier III. Curated by HSH Princess Stéphanie and Dr Alain Frère, the scenography and curatorship were guided by the words of Prince Rainier III, who said that “the circus is experienced with the senses and that it is above all a living art”. His writings and testimonies accompany the visitor on a journey combining video extracts from emblematic acts, unpublished documents from the Palais de Monaco Archives, numerous costumes from the collection of Dr Alain Frère and works brought together for the first time , in order to experience and discover the history of the most prestigious Festival in the circus world. Until January 28, 11:00 till 19:00 at the Terrasses de Fontvieille in the former Automobile Museum. Discover more here.

December Light – Exhibition

La Società delle Api (The Bee Society) hosts the first solo exhibition in Monaco by Yu Nishimura. With the title December Light, Yu Nishimura’s paintings depict an everyday environment with his specific ability to bring out the light that emanates from the surfaces. At Le QUAI 8, quai Antoine 1er, 4th floor, until January 19, 2024, by appointment only. To book a visit, please write to


Polar Mission – Exhibition

Discover an immersive and interactive experience! Take on the role of a roving reporter and set off on a mission to explore the Polar regions! This new exhibition includes five thematic areas spread over two levels. Learn about the Poles and their wildlife, and the men and women who populate and explore them. Fascinating objects and documents, digital content and immersive devices come together to create a 360° experience. The great voyage can begin! Until Tuesday, December 31, at the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco.

MonacoUSA 50th Anniversary

Networking event celebrating 50 years of MonacoUSA at Novotel Monte-Carlo with cash bar, complimentary snacks and tombola. On Tuesday, December 5 from 18:00 till 20:00.

Handel’s Messiah at Saint Paul’s Church

Event not to be missed! The Ristretto ensemble, under the baton of Errol Girdlestone will once again perform its magic on Saturday, December 9 at 19:00 at St Paul’s Church Monte-Carlo. Tickets 30€ are available via the FNAC or by reservation @ 06 83 53 23 50, Read our story from the last year’s unforgettable performance here. Read our interview with The Man Behind the Messiah here.

Festive Christmas Networking Lunch

Join Club Vivanova for our finale event of a fabulous year – at Maya Bay Monaco! A three course gourmet festive lunch will be showcased with premium wines paired with our gourmet menu! Celebrate and network in true Vivanova style with our club friends, members and partners! On Wednesday, December 13 at 12.30 at Maya Bay Monaco. Discover more here.

Featured image: from Last Year in Marienbad