Exposition "Cinémato !"

From Tuesday 25 January to Saturday 31 December 2022, from 10am to 5:30pm (5pm on friday), Audiovisual Institute of Monaco
Cinémato ! Albert I of Monaco, image and sound pioneer. Sovereign scholar and humanist, Prince Albert I (1848-1922) was interested, beyond passion for science, in all the innovative techniques of his time. Thanks to loans from the Archives of the Palace of Monaco and the Oceanographic Institute, the collections of the Audiovisual Institute and the know-how of its teams, this cabinet of curiosities intends to recall how much Prince Albert I was able to link the experience of photography and sound recording. Organised by the Audiovisual Institute of Monaco.

Exhibition - "From One World To Another, From The Visible To The Invisible"

From Wednesday 1 June to Saturday 31 December 2022, Musée d’Anthropologie Préhistorique
The temporary exhibition "From One World To Another, From The Visible To The Invisible", invites visitors to discover previously unseen and original collections kept at the Monaco Museum of Prehistoric Anthropology, where some of them have been for more than a century.

Exposition - "Mission Polaire"

From Saturday 4 June to Saturday 31 December 2022, Oceanographic Museum of Monaco
A 5-step tour will take you on a polar mission as a reporter! An immersive journey to learn more about these distant and mysterious lands.

Exposition - MONACO ON STAGE - 100 ans de concerts à Monaco

From Saturday 15 October to Saturday 31 December 2022, from 1 PM to 7 PM, Salle d'Exposition du Quai Antoine Ier
A special bond has existed between Monaco and music for almost a century. The Principality has hosted many renowned and illustrious artists such as Joséphine Baker, Charles Aznavour, Lady Gaga, Prince… and many more. All have performed on the legendary stages of Monaco.

Event - "Ice Party"

Wednesday 7 December 2022, from 7 pm to 11.30 pm, Port Hercule de Monaco
On the eve of the public holiday, Monaco City Hall will be organising a special evening on the ice rink of the Stade Nautique Rainier III. The "Ice Party", for schoolchildren and residents of the Principality, aged 12 to 17. The winter version of the famous "Splash Party", the "Ice Party" will feature music courtesy of a DJ, with dancing around a giant mechanical reindeer with candies galore and a photobooth where party-goers can make some souvenirs of the evening! Every school pupil or resident can bring along a plus-one from outside Monaco.

Charity Event - "Kids Nite Is Back"

Friday 9 December 2022, at 6.30 pm, Salle des Etoiles
Gala under the High Patronage of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover, organised by the charity "Les enfants de Frankie" for the children of the Principality. There's a glittering evening of entertainment in store for the youngsters, with fun activities and a special show. Thanks to the participation of families, the charity will be able to organise "Frankie's Christmas" for the benefit of thousands of sick and disadvantaged children across the PACA region, at the Sporting Monte-Carlo.

Opéra - "Lakmé"

Friday 9 December, at 8 pm and Sunday 11 December 2022, at 3 pm Auditorium Rainier III - Salle Yakov Kreizberg
"Lakmé" by Léo Delibes with Sabine Devieilhe, Fleur Barron, Erminie Blondel, Charlotte Bonnet, Cyrille Dubois, Lionel Lhote, Pierre Doyen, Svetlana Lifar, the Chorus of the Opéra de Monte-Carlo and the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Laurent Campellone, organised by the Opéra de Monte-Carlo

Monaco Dance Forum - "The Seven Sins"

Saturday 10 December 2022, at 7.30 pm, Opéra de Monte-Carlo - Salle Garnier
Monaco Dance Forum - The unmissable event of the season! For classical dance aficionados, the cast alone is enough to set the heart aflutter, as this production brings together seven world-renowned choreographers. Each of them has turned one of the seven deadly sins into a dance piece for Gauthier Dance. The result is a simply astonishing set of seven world premieres.

Show - "Cosmic Tour - Voca People"

Saturday 10 December 2022, at 8 pm, Grimaldi Forum Monaco
After travelling to over 40 countries and being seen by more than three million people, the international hit show is back with an exciting new version. The eight talented aliens from Planet VOCA invite you to an unforgettable theatrical experience based around classic pop hits from around the world and a host of new additions. This magical blend of comedy, vocal performance, a capella singing and beatbox will make you laugh, clap, and sing your heart out.

Theatre - "La Famille et Le Potager"

Sunday 11 December 2022, at 5 pm, Grimaldi Forum Monaco
Marie and Denis have been in love for forty years. It's beautiful... but thanks to their son Tom, things are about to change. He has blundered. One that could change the next fifty years of a life. Written by Bob Martet, directed by Anne Bourgeois, starring Marie-Anne Chazel, Régis Laspalès, Jean-Baptiste Shelmerdine, Emma Gamet, and Caroline Maillard.

Monaco Dance Forum - "Swayambhu"

Monday 12 December 2022, at 7:30 PM, Salle Garnier de l'Opéra de Monte-Carlo
Béjart, Peter Brook, Bartabas, Pina Bausch... Shantala Shivalingappa has had the privilege of working with these great names thanks to her total mastery of the Indian dance, Kuchipudi. Her palette of tools is today famous throughout the world. Movements, gestures, facial expressions, finger positioning, etc.. Everything is crafted to the extreme with this artist who is looking to present a purity of expression.

The Art of the Cinema - "The Dead"

Tuesday 13 December 2022, at 8 pm, Théâtre des Variétés
Movie Tuesdays "The Christmas movie" - The Dead by John Huston (1988). Like his heroine, John Huston had a well-kept secret: a deep sensivity that runs through this surprising and touching film. Organised by the Audiovisual Institute of Monaco.

Turkish Airlines EuroLeague - "AS Monaco - FC Barcelona"

Wednesday 14 December 2022, at 7 pm, Salle Omnisports Gaston Médecin - Stade Louis II
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Basketball: AS Monaco Roca Team - FC Barcelona

Monaco Dance Forum - "Igra (Jeux)"

Wednesday 14 December 2022, at 7.30 pm, Grimaldi Forum Monaco
Monaco Dance Forum - Igra echoes Nijinsky's Games with a host of nods to the 1913 ballet in which young people hunt for tennis balls in a park at twilight. As is customary with Kor’sia, visual power plays a crucial role in the musical and theatrical choices that make this Madrid-based company one of the most innovative on the contemporary stage.

Projection - "Contes de Noël"

Mercredi 14 décembre 2022, à 16h, Institut Audiovisuel de Monaco
Séance croisant lecture et projection dédiée au tout jeune public, à partir de 3 ans. De belles histoires lues, dessinées et animées pour plonger dans l’esprit de Noël. Organisée par l'Institut Audiovisuel de Monaco.

Concert - "Lulu Van Trapp"

Thursday 15 December 2022, at 6.30 pm, Grimaldi Forum Monaco
Thursday Live Session with Lulu Van Trapp

Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo - "Different... So what?"

Thursday 15 December 2022, at 2 pm, Grimaldi Forum Monaco
Monaco Dance Forum - 6e sens Compagnie and Dk-Bel present a thoughtful reflection on disability. Through a film and performances, they invite us to share their fundamental values: banishing prejudice and accepting others, regardless of their differences. An educational and emotional experience.

Conversation : "L’amour fou"

From Thursday 15 to Thursday 15 December 2022, Théâtre Princesse Grace
Sarah Chiche, écrivaine psychologue clinicienne et psychanalyste Yannick Haenel, écrivain Paul Audi, philosophe

Turkish Airlines EuroLeague - "AS Monaco - Alba Berlin"

Friday 16 December 2022, at 7 pm, Salle Omnisports Gaston Médecin - Stade Louis II
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Basketball: AS Monaco Roca Team - Alba Berlin

Monaco Dance Forum - "Sonoma"

Friday 16 December 2022, at 7.30 pm, Grimaldi Forum Monaco
Monaco Dance Forum - From the Greek 'soma' (body) and the Latin sonum (sound), Sonoma is the sound of a falling body, the rage felt by humans certain that they are alive and awake… Following the success of Siena, presented at the Monaco Dance Forum in 2014, Marcos Morau and the Compagnie La Veronal are returning to the Principality with a punchy new performance.

Concert - "Piotr Anderszewski Recital"

Saturday 17 December 2022, at 8 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Piotr Anderszewski Recital" with Piotr Anderszewski (piano). Music by Bach and Beethoven.

Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo - "Noces & Opus 40"

Saturday 17, at 7.30 pm, and Sunday 18 December 2022, at 3 pm, Grimaldi Forum Monaco
Two ballets that celebrate rites of passage. Noces (2003) is a story about marriage, from the emotional deflagration of the wedding to the aftermath of the festivities and the return from chaos to order. Meanwhile, Opus 40 (2000), a freeform ballet without a narrative structure, is an ode to youth that invites us to step back into our childhood imagination and renew acquaintance with lost sensations, and the first stirrings of the flesh.

Spiritual Concert - " Christmas in Monaco"

Sunday 18 December 2022, at 6 pm, Monaco Cathedral
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Christmas in Monaco" with Peter Szüts and Pierre Debat (conducting), the Musicians of the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, and the Petits Chanteurs de Monaco. Music by Mozart, Handel, and traditional Christmas songs.