Theatrical performance: The seed man

«L'homme semence» is a show inspired by the novel Violette Ailaud published by Éditions Parole, proposed by the Compagnie Rêve d'un soir.

Caroline Vidal

«L'homme semence» is a show inspired by the novel by Violette Ailaud published by Parole, proposed by the Compagnie Rêve d'un soir. In 1852, Violette Ailhaud was old enough to marry when his village in the Basses-Alpes was brutally deprived of all his men by the repression that followed the republican uprising of December 1851.

About the venue

Haut village, 04150 Simiane-la-Rotonde
  • Château, hôtel urbain, palais, manoir
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  • Monument historique

Perched at the top of the listed(classified) village, the medieval Castle is one of last witnesses(batons) of the past of the family Agoult-Simiane today. The major component of this place is the Rotunda, donjon of the end of the 12th century which shelters a superb Romance room. Topped with a dome, this head - of unique(only) work in Provence receives festival every year in August «The Rich men the Musical Hours of the Rotunda». During visit, you will also discover numerous virtues of essential oils within the Laboratory Holy Victory. Photo credit: Jack Burlot

Château médiéval de Simiane-la-Rotonde © MCC