Opéra Bastille

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The Opéra Bastille (French: [opeʁa bastij] (audio speaker iconlisten), "Bastille Opera House") is a modern opera house in the 12th arrondissement of Paris, France.

It was opened in 1989 as part of President François Mitterrand's Grands Travaux.[1]

It became the main facility of the Paris National Opera.

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  1. (in French) Patureau, Frédérique: le Palais Garnier dans la société parisienne (1875–1914). Liège: Mardaga, 1991, p. 393 sqq.