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Edith The Show Brno 2014

Edith The Show reminds Brno and Prague little lady a big heart - Edith Piaf

French chanson is a phenomenon that since the middle of last century and is one of the pillars of modern musical culture. Songs full of beautiful melodies and poetic texts generally remained a major emotions. November 16 in Brno Janáček Theatre and 17 November in Prague Hybernia viewers will be able to remember Edith Piaf - a woman whose position is undoubtedly the queen of chanson immortal. Before the domestic audience for these two actors November evening comes forward extremely successful project, Edith The Show, which in 2013 sold out theater Hibernia two months before the meeting.

L'Accordéoniste, La vie en rose, Hymne à l'amour, Padam ... Padam ... Milord, Non, je ne regrette rien - all of Edith Piaf songs are jewels of 20th century music and the cornerstones chanson tradition. In the introduction to life with Jil Aigrot - French singer, who gave a voice and šansoniérce in the globally successful film Edith Piaf (La Vie en Rose). The American magazine Newsweek wrote at the time: "Actress Marion Cotillard was given the remarkable rendition of Edith Piaf in La Vie en Rose Oscar, but the film is still one amazing performance that breathes life Edith, and its author remained hidden from your eyes of the French singer Jil Aigrot ... "

Edith Piaf influenced not only students, but also a number of musicians abroad and at home. Think of the legendary Han Hegerová or Lucy Šoralová or Zdenka Trvalcovou collecting recognition currently. In France, following in the footsteps of Edith Piaf whole range of performers, including the current world stars ZAZ.

The Edith Show in Brno Janáček Theatre take place on 16 November at 19 hours and at the Prague theater Hibernia November 17 from 20 pm. Tickets priced from 899, - are sold at Ticketpro. More information on or

Female Vocalist of the epic performances will be accompanied by a quartet of Parisian musicians and ingeniously used screening series of contemporary images of Paris, and especially the very Edith Piaf. The first part of a two-part show the audience can feel the atmosphere of Montmartre. This legendary bohemian district, in which a vibrant daily and nightly life, meeting them in music, art and beauty with the demi-monde of alcohol, drugs and prostitutes, no doubt influenced the life and songs of Paris "sparrow". The second part of the performance captures Edith in war times of greatest glory, when during her concert bursting at the seams Paris Olympia and many other European theaters.

The singer Jil Aigrot that Hybernia in Prague and Brno Bobycentre lend Edith voice and a face appeared longtime friend and secretary Edith Piaf Gina Richer and recommended it to the director of the film La Vie en Rose (in our present under the name of Edith Piaf). It will then chose to sang vocals of the singer in the film portrayed a convincing Marion Cotillard. Success of the film started i singer's career on a global scale.
At the birth of the epic show Edith Piaf The full emotion that during a world tour sold out a theater auditorium, and marked by standing ovations, was very Jil Aigrot. Edith Piaf was for her since childhood thanks to her role model and also began to sing. The fact that one will formulate the icon of French chanson, she had not even dreamed of. "Our goal is to bring French music and personality Edith Piaf younger generation. That senior vice versa would like to enable the Parisian sparrow remember, "says producer Gil Maršall project.