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Tickets for the Little Prince play in Paris are available !


The Little Prince will be on stage at Bobino, on December 15. Do not miss this unique event !

 The sun rises over the Sahara desert. Down a dune, a plane landed and a man is asleep on the sand.

The first rays of the sun warm the morning air and the desert wakes up in a symphony of extraordinary colors.

A little man is running down the dune, he stops in front of the sleeping pilot and asks: « Please draw me a sheep!  »

The Little prince then discover grown-ups through burlesque characters such as: the conceited man, the drinker or the Businessman. He also discovers friendship with his new friend, the shy fox who eventually be tamed, and danger, with the venomous and threatening Snake. Our brave pilot turned will be forever moved by the meeting with this little playful boy.

The sleek settings emphasizes the beauty and emotions of the texts. The costumes are the exact reproduction of the Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s illustrations.

5 actors embodies 13 characters.

The Little Prince’s part is played by a 10 year old boy.

 Come to see the Little prince on stage, at Bobino, December 15th, 8PM.

Get your tickets here.

A new Little Prince play in Middleboro

From the Burt Wood Team that has produced sold out productions of « The Diary of Anne Frank, » « The Miracle Worker » and « The Crucible » comes yet another artistic creation.

Director Matthew Bruffee is busy rehearsing with his cast for « The Little Prince. » « This is one of my all-time favorites! » he said.  » I am thinking outside the box to create a colorful, mystical, and fantastical universe for this play. The audience hopefully will be transported to other worldly planets and experience the philosophical viewpoints of this play through our visual presentation.

« As a child with a vivid imagination, I believed that I could fly so I relate well to The Little Prince’s ability to do so, » Mr. Bruffee said. « As an adult, I like to hold on to my childhood wonder and I do so through directing at Burt Wood. I am a firm believer that imagination nurtures the soul and creativity gives it breath through theatre and the arts. I am excited to create this world for my cast and I hope parents, grandparents, and bring their kids to enjoy this classic tale. »

« The Little Prince » has been made into a movie, a TV show, an animated cartoon, a theme park, an opera, and a ballet. The beauty and simplicity of this story is in its lessons, either learned or taught by the Little Prince as he tells of his planet and travels through the universe. It is also a story about love, friendship, and the meaning of life.

The production is produced by Lorna J. Brunelle, Artistic Director of Burt Wood, and the vivid costumes are being coordinated by Richard Bois.

The cast includes Owen Connolly (of Dighton) as The Little Prince, Jeff Kent (of Abington) as The Aviator, Roger Clark (of Middleboro) as The King, Kyley Krueger (Middleboro) and Chelsea Silver (Carver) will alternate as The Businesswoman, and The Rose, Richard Bois (Bridgewater) will play The Conceited Man, Gage Ramsden (Lakeville) is the Fox and Brooklyn Toli (Taunton) is The Snake.

The Burt Wood production of The Little Prince is dramatized by Rick Cummins and John Scoullar and is based on the classic story by Antoine Saint-Exupery. It is being produced by special arrangement with the Dramatic Publishing Company of Woodstock, Illinois and will be held at The Alley Theatre located behind the Burt Wood School of Performing Arts at 133 Center St.

The show dates are June 6 and 7 at 7 p.m., June 8 at 2 p.m., June 12 and 13 at 7 p.m. and June 14 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $15. For more information or to order tickets, call 508-946-1071. Fathers and grandfathers who attend the final matinee performance are accompanied by kids and grandkids will receive $5 off their ticket.

A Saint-Exupéry week in Toulouse (France)

From June 10 to 17, the Ecole Nationale de l’Aviation Civile (ENAC) in Toulouse pays tribute to Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.

On this occasion, ENAC proposes to rediscover his work from a new angle. The man, the pilot and the writer will of course be highlighted, but also a less known facet of his prolific career: the passionate inventor, eager to imagine the future aviation.

For the first time in France, patents filed by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry will be exposed to the public. The inventiveness of these inventions will match the taste of innovation underlying civil aviation and its new challenges.


The program

Tuesday, June 10
– 12:00: Quiz on Saint-Exupéry with prizes to win. Orly building
– 13:00: Opening of the exhibition. Leonardo da Vinci space
– 17h30: Conference / dedication « Antoine de Saint-Exupéry and line airmail « , by Bernard Bacquié. Amphi Bellonte

Wednesday, June 11
-15h00: Presentation of the projects for the challenge Saint-Exupéry / Alten to the jury. Amphi Bellonte
– 17h30: Conference « Patent global strategic issues, » by Agnès Paillard and Alain Souchard. Amphi Bellonte

Thursday, June 12
-17h30: Conference « Montaudron yesterday, today, tomorrow » Amphi Bellonte

Friday, June 13
– 14:00: Opening of Building A « Antoine de Saint-Exupéry » – on invitation
– 17h00: Award ceremony of « Saint-Exupéry/ALTEN » Amphi Costes Challenge
– 18h30: Thierry Huillet and Clara Cernat Concert « The Little Prince ». Amphi Bellonte

Saturday, June 14:
– 14h00: Awarding ceremony for the photo contest « In the footsteps of Saint-Exupéry in Toulouse. » Library
– 15:00: Meeting with François D’Agay. Amphi Bellonte
– 17h00: Quiz on Saint-Exupéry with prizes to win. Orly building

Monday, June 16
– 17h00: Round table moderated by Michel Polacco: « What if … Imagine aviation tomorrow, » bringing together experts aerospace innovation. Amphi Bellonte

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Just a week to see the Little Prince exhibit !

The Morgan Library exhibition The Little Prince, A New-York story will end in just one week, on April 27th !

If you want to come visit to see the Little Prince’s manuscript and learn more about the French writer, it’s now or never !

The Morgan Library & Museum

225 Madison Avenue, at 36th Street, New York

Tuesday to Thursday: 10h30à 17h. Wednesday: 10:30 to 21h. Saturday: 10am to 18pm. Sunday: 11am to 18pm.


Don’t miss this event at the Morgan Library and Museum !

Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 6:30 p.m.

The Pilot and the Little Prince: A Conversation with Peter Sís

Internationally acclaimed illustrator, filmmaker, and author of over twenty books, Peter Sís talks about his forthcoming book The Pilot and the Little Prince: The Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry with Christine Nelson, Drue Heinz Curator of Literary and Historical Manuscripts.

Tickets: $15; $10 for Members; Free for students with valid ID, subject to availability.
* The exhibition The Little Prince: A New York Story will be open at 5:30 p.m. for program attendees.

Remember, The Little Prince, A New York story will be over on April 27th… So don’t miss it !


A new Litte Prince show in Spain

The Little Prince will  soon come back on stage, in Spain!

For now, the directors Ángel Llàcer and Manu Guix and the production company La Perla 29 led by Oriol Broggi are looking for actors and voices to give substance to the story of the Little Prince.

The show is scheduled for the end of the year.



Brazil: yet another exhibition!

After Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, the Little Prince exhibition has now set up shop in Campinas. The entire world depicted in the book is on display, in the form of statues, reconstitutions of key scenes from the book or interactive art installations. Read more…

The Little Prince makes his entrance at the Musée Grévin

The new exhibit featuring the Little Prince and his friends opened the 14th december at the famous Paris waxworks museum. In a specially dedicated section of the museum, the Little Prince invites young and old to visit asteroid B612. Read more…

A new stage version of the Little Prince

After Richard Cocciante’s  show, the Little Prince returns to the stage for a new musical adventure. Rehearsals are currently under way at the Lyric Theatre in Belfast (Northern Ireland). The music and lyrics are the work of Nick Lloyd Webber (member of the UK’s famous Lloyd Webber musical dynasty) and James Reid. Read more…