What's On : 102
from 14/06/2016 to 27/08/2016Theatrical EventA Night at the Invalides
From Gaul to the Middle Ages, from the Grand Siècle to the heroic French Resistance, a whirlpool of images, music and history narrated by famous voices, plunges you into the shadows and glory of the past in this stunning celebration of a major Paris monument. Over 45 minutes of monumental computer graphics projected across 5,000 […]
from 27/05/2016 to 29/05/2016Re-enactmentThird International Re-enactment of the Battle of Vitoria 1813
05/12/2015Re-enactment210th anniversary of the Battle of Austerlitz
Battle of Austerlitz 210th anniversary Austerlitz 2015When: 5 December at 2 pm.Where: Slavkov u Brnawww.austerlitz.orghttps://www.facebook.com/events/869573199770636/ The place is now called Slavkov u Brna, but in 1805 it was called Austerlitz and the fight was known as the Battle of Three Emperors since it was the meeting of Napoleon and his forces with those of Holy Roman Emperor Francis II and […]
from 07/10/2015 to 18/10/2015CommemorationBicentenary of Napoleon’s arrival on St Helena
On the 7th October a delegation from France including members of the Fondation Napoleon, the Souvenir Napoleonienne and a representativie of the French Minister of Foreign affairs arrives on St Helena for the anniversary of Napoleon's arrival on that island 200 years ago, on board Northumberland. Among the celebrations is the official re-opening of Longwood house and in particular […]
from 19/08/2015 to 30/08/2015Theatrical EventFestival Berlioz, "Sur les routes Napoléon"
This summer the annual Berlioz music festival, which over 11 days hosts a diverse range of concerts, will be following the theme “Sur les routes Napoléon”. Host to world class musicians in symphonic and chamber music, also featuring recitals and conferences, the festival is held in La Côte Saint André, Isère, France. For more information, […]
from 20/06/2015 to 21/06/2015Re-enactmentBrontë Society Trip to Waterloo
Experience the Duke of Wellington's victory at Waterloo with the Brontë Society's two-day trip to Waterloo for a re-enactment of the battle against Napoleon. The programme will also include talks, museum and re-created bivouac visits, as well as a guided tour of sites in Brussels specially related to the Brontë family. For more information (booking, programme and […]
from 19/06/2015 to 20/06/2015Re-enactment200th Anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo
On 18, 19, 20 and 21st June 2015, thousands of spectators and re-enactors will gather in Belgium to mark the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo. For more information, sign up or visit the official bicentenary website.
from 18/06/2015 to 20/06/2015Theatrical EventA DAMN’D CLOSE-RUN THING!
An Improbable Posthumous Encounter between the Emperor Napoleon and the Duke of Wellington staged by members of Petersfield Theatre Group in the Festival Hall, Petersfield on Thursday 18 June at 6.30 p.m. before a Waterloo Day concert by The Petersfield Orchestra, and also at Waterlooville Library (UK) 19 and 20 June. Langue(s) : English
from 17/06/2015 to 20/06/2015Re-enactmentThe Ride of the Lions – Waterloo 200
The Ride of the Lions proposes a cycling re-enactment of the message of victory sent by Wellington from the battlefield back to the East India Club in London. Two hundred years ago Major Percy was entrusted by the Duke of Wellington to take his written notice of victory (his Dispatch) from Waterloo by horse and carriage to […]
from 04/06/2015 to 29/08/2015Theatrical EventNapoleon and Waterloo
The Théâtre Royal de Toone's traditional Brussels puppet theatre is putting on “Napoleon and Waterloo” written by TOONE VII, a parody on the hero's history, ending in Waterloo after the fight for Corsican independence, meeting Josephine, the Directory, the Egyptian campaign, the Consulate, the Consecration, his marriage to Marie-Louise, and finally, the ultimate confrontation. Like […]