|Address||72, boulevard de Rochechouart|
|Public transit||Anvers Station, Paris Metro|
Élysée Montmartre (French: L'Élysée Montmartre) is a music venue located at 72 Boulevard de Rochechouart, Paris, France. It opened in 1807, burned down in 2011, reopened in 2016, and has a capacity of 1,380 patrons. The nearest métro station is Anvers.
In 1900, the venue was damaged by fire and re-decorated. After the Second World War, it started hosting boxing matches.
David Bowie's performance, during the Hours Tour, on 14 October 1999, was filmed and recorded, with three songs later appearing on the CD single of "Survive". The full concert was released as a live album entitled "Something In The Air (Live Paris '99)" in 2020.
In 2007, The Counting Crows re-released their debut album, August and Everything After, as a two-disc deluxe edition. The second disc is a recording of a performance at the theatre on 9 December 1994.
The room returned to its original vocation in 1995 with dancing evenings animated by the Grand Orchestre de L’Élysée Montmartre and it is now one of the most famous music venues in the city.
The venue was purchased by Julien Labrousse and Abel Nahmias in 2013, it was rebuilt completely under the direction of Julien Labrousse, it reopened on September 2016 with a concert of Matthieu Chedid.
- "Elysee Montmartre Theatre on Art & Architecture.org.uk". Retrieved 15 January 2016.
- fr:Dictionnaire historique des rues de Paris
- The Associated Press
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