Marie-Christine Barrault is the godmother of the “C’est pas du luxe” festival in Avignon all weekend.
She’s there godmother since its creation of Festival “It’s not luxury”, which is held every 2 years in Avignon, with the Abbé Pierre Foundation… this Festival is also sponsored by the actor Philippe Torreton.
the full program
For 3 days, in the city center and the western districts of Avignon, 70 artistic proposals are organized to make culture accessible to all
Initiated by the Abbé Pierre Foundation, La Garance – Scène nationale de Cavaillon and the association Le Village, supported by the Ministry of Culture, the City of Avignon and Emmaüs France, the festival C’EST PAS DU LUXE! will open the Avignon cultural season from September 24 to 26.
70 projects, all disciplines combined.
developed between professional artists, people in precarious situations and citizens from all walks of life.
The festival invites to a real crossing of worlds between spectators, inhabitants of the region, and the 750 participants from all over France but also between cultural institutions and social structures (day centers, accommodation centers, family pensions, Emmaus structures, hostels for migrant workers, etc.).
This edition of the C’EST PAS DU LUXE festival! will question what we all have in common, what brings us together: movements that escape our bodies listening to music that makes us vibrate, the relationship we have with the elements, objects that relieve us, our voices that tune in unison …
Lively, sensitive, full of collective experiences, this 5th edition, which takes place in 27 places in Avignon, invites us to meet the other.
Festival-goers and spectators will be welcomed in accordance with the health regulations in force.