A Great Cry of Love (Un grand cri d’amour de Josiane Balasko)

A Great Cry of Love (Un grand cri d’amour de Josiane Balasko)


03 JUN 2023


8 pm


Y theatre, Youth square

Admission :

$270 / $220 (18 years old or below)

A Great Cry of Love (Un grand cri d’amour de Josiane Balasko)

Before they divorced, Hugo and Gigi were a remarkable artistic couple. Since then, Gigi has fallen into depression while Hugo, her ex-husband, is trying to restart his theater acting career. As Hugo prepares for his comeback, his partner defects. His agent has the idea of reuniting Hugo and Gigi and making it a media event.

Gigi is chosen to replace her, giving her the opportunity to return to the spotlight. Still, the former lovers must accept this idea!

A Great Cry of Love by Balasko is a must-see show! This colorful play will take you on an emotional rollercoaster with its crazy love story. Follow the adventures of a couple who will do anything to be together, despite the obstacles in their way. You'll laugh out loud at the delicious lines and absurd situations in this off-the-wall comedy. So get ready for an unforgettable evening and be swept away by A Great Cry of Love!

The running time of the performance is approximately 90 minutes.
In French, without surtitles.


Creative Team List

Director: Marion Demeneix

Actors: Grégoire Bouzereau, Delphine Chicheportiche, Bertrand Leduby, Emmanuel Lefort

Marion Demeneix

Alongside her work as a teacher at the French high school in Hong Kong, Marion Demeneix has been directing theatre activities at CHORUS for over 10 years. During the school year, she leads workshops for children, teenagers, and adults. Several times a year, Marion adapts and stages works by authors such as Philippe Claudel, Alexis Michalik, Joël Pommerat, and others.

Ticketing Info

  • Tickets will be available at art-mate from 16 March onwards
  • 50% off for adult tickets for members of Alliance Française de Hong Kong 
    • Limited quota, first come, first served
    • Maximum 2 discount tickets per transaction
    • Members have to enter a valid discount code in order to enjoy this discount

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