Chansons: Songs and Stories from Piaf, Brel and Me
Stefanie Rummel (Germany/France/transnational)
Bienvenue to Chansons, the musical intercultural cabaret. ‘Soul-touching’ stories performed in ‘brilliant showmanship’ (Audience Reviews) about life and passion, from Ne me quitte pas (Brel) to Milord (Piaf). Live life the French way. Experience the joie de vivre. Created by the award-winning musical theatre actress Stefanie Rummel. Spoken in English, and sung in French, English. Accompanied by Bogdan Pieleanu, Tom Schlueter, Bob Egan and Vignir Þór Stefánsson. This piece inspires our own lives by looking at other cultures. As seen in theatres and cabarets in France, Germany, Iceland, Finland, US. ‘Great chansons... passionate feelings’ (Rheingauer Echo). ‘Quality, legendary songs with the deep meanings attached give gift of genuine benefit. As an educational music tour… anywhere’ Dall Wilson. ‘Rummel’s voice is outstanding… real moments of joie de vivre’ **** (TheReviewHub.com). ‘Fascinating’ **** (LondonTheatre1.com).
Available in our digital on-demand programme and was performed live in our Edinburgh Fringe 2022 season.
Language Performed in English (some songs sung in French, or other languages, all explained in English)
Dates Available now
Format Digital on-demand
- Cabaret and Variety
- 1 August 2022
- 60 minutes
- C ARTS | C venues | C digital
- portal – on demand
- 12+ (guidance)
Contains some mature themes