Festival Avignon, the finest and largest of the theaters (7-31/7).
Festival Intelceltique of Lorient, a grand Meeting of Celtic peoples with dancing and music (4-13/8).
The Biennial Festival of Dance in Lyon, contemporary and international, the best of its kind (13/9-9/10).
Jazz in Antibes/Juan les Pins, European capital of jazz (18-27-7).
The Festival of Radio France in Montpellier, a real novelty (10/7-4/8).
Jazz in Marciac, a rendez-vous for those crazy about international jazz in the Gers (8-15/8).
The "Choregies" in Orange, ancient theatre and sublime voices (8-31/7).
Festival of Lyrical Art and Music in Aix-en-Provence, opera in an exceptional setting (15-30/7).
International Organ Festival in Chartres in the grandiose setting of its cathedral (2/7-3/9).
Season of the Marionnettes in Charleville-Mezieres (June to September), the magic of huge rag actors...