Paris Update Events 22.01.14

Links to events happening this week in Paris

Paris Update This Week’s Events

For full details about an event, click on its name to visit the official Web site (in English when available).

> “Magical” installations “play with our perception of time and question the fragility of existence.” Centquatre, Paris, through Feb. 2.

Festival d’Automne
> Contemporary arts festival: dance, film, theater and more, various locations, Paris, through Jan. 26.

French Quarter
> Jazz festival with 50 concerts featuring French jazz musicians. Duc des Lombards, Paris, through Feb. 1.

Henry Hathaway
> Westerns, films noirs and adventure films by the versatile Hollywood director Henry Hathaway. Cinémathèque Française, Paris, through Feb. 23.

Hors Piste
> Festival of biopics, accompanied by performances and the filming of a “biopic” involving the public. Centre Pompidou, Paris, through Jan. 26.

Ice-Skating Rink
> Outdoor skating at the Hôtel de Ville, through March 2.

La Boutique des Frissons
> An exhibition, theater, juggling, street golf, circus, workshop music and more in an empty storefront. 18, ter rue Pajol, 75018 Paris, through Jan. 26.

L’Empereur d’Atlantis
> One-act opera by Viktor Ullmann with a libretto by Peter Kien, written in the Theresienstadt concentration camp. Théâtre de L’Athénée, Paris, Jan. 24-30.

Les Enfants des Villes
> Festival of films featuring children at large in major cities, from Oliver Twist in London to Hugo Cabret in Paris. Cinémathèque Française, Paris, through Feb. 14.

Paris Ramen Week

> Eight Japanese chefs work their magic on ramen, sushi and yakitori, while French chef Dominique Bouchet creates a French version. Maceo and Little B, Paris, Jan. 20-25.

> Retail sales all over France, through Feb. 12.



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