News 2015

News 2015: (US) The New York Times: "Aix Festival Director to Step Down" (by Michael Cooper, 21 Dec 2015)

Contributed by admin on Dec 24, 2015

"Bernard Foccroulle, the general director of the Aix-en-Provence Festival, plans to step down from his position at the end of 2017, the festival announced on Friday.

Mr. Foccroulle, who joined the festival in 2007 and has led it through a number of artistic successes, said in a statement that ...

he felt “the need to start a new chapter” after spending nearly a decade in his position, and 15 years at the Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie in Brussels before that. “I now aim to have more time and stability in order to dedicate my activities to interpretation and ..."

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