théâtre de la croix-rousse

© Lara Garaix


The Théâtre de la Croix-Rousse is a production house and performance venuelocated in Lyon.


It is a unique theatre directed by an artist, Jean Lacornerie, and known for its theatrical and musical productions:

  • A performance venue presenting theatre and music in all of their forms, from opera, baroque ensembles and musicals to traditional theatre
  • A site of discovery (new artists, new writing)
  • A theatre that collaborates with other cultural actors in France and Europe
  • An intimate theatre, user-friendly and  open to all


You are an English-speaking resident or visitor of Lyon: see our selection of shows here

You are a professional: see our productions in "on tour" section