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11.09.2014 0

Monaco: Andrew Lloyd Webber's iconic musical to be performed at the start of October

Cats at the Grimaldi Forum

The world renowned West End musical Cats will be staged in Monaco every evening from 1 October to 4 October at the Grimaldi Forum. Based on Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats by T. S. Eliot and with music written by Andrew Lloyd Webber, the show premiered in London in 1981 and is now the fourth longest-running stage show in the city. Read more …

11.09.2014 0

Monaco: Australian to perform in principality as part of european tour

Kylie to perform at Sporting Club

Kylie Minogue is set to perform at the Sporting Club Monte-Carlo on 11 October as part of her "Kiss Me Once Tour" which is taking place throughout the autumn. Read more …

03.09.2014 0

Monaco: Disappointed supporters seek a refund after departures of Falcao and Rodriguez

Fans "betrayed" by AS Monaco transfer policy

Radamel Falcao's deadline day departure has left many AS Monaco fans feeling let down by the club's summer transfer dealings. High-profile departures and a lack of marquee signings have left some supporters demanding a refund for their season tickets.Read more …

02.09.2014 0

Monaco: Sportsmen took to the air in an impressive display of 'blobsport'

Blob® - Monaco launch a roaring success

The first ever BLOB SHOW MONACO kicked off with a splash on Saturday as competing teams from Austria and Germany put on an impressive show for the scores of people gathered by the Nautique Rainier III stadium swimming pool. Read more …

02.09.2014 0

Monaco: Colombian striker seals loan move on a frenetic deadline day

AS Monaco's Falcao signs for Manchester United

Manchester United have completed the signing of Radamel Falcao from AS Monaco on a season long loan deal worth in the region of 7.5 million euros.Read more …

02.09.2014 0

Discover a balletic performance of Anna Karenina at the Grimaldi Forum

Russian gala returns to Grimaldi Forum

For one night only, the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco will be presenting a Boris Eifman choreographed performance of Karenina by the Eifman Ballet Company of St Petersburg. Read more …

01.09.2014 0

Monaco: The public choice mirrored that of the judges, as brits claim the competition

Fireworks public favourites announced

The public vote for the annual Monaco International Pyromelodic Firework Competition has been counted and with a high vote of 9.4/10, British company PYROTEX FireworX was announced as the winners. Read more …

28.08.2014 0

Monaco: Car sharing venture Mobee gains attention

Electronic car subscription service attracts users in Monaco

The proposed electronic car sharing service, named ‘Mobee’, is beginning to attract attention throughout Monaco after its implementation two months ago, according to Monaco Matin.Read more …

28.08.2014 0

Provence & Côte d'Azur: Manslaughter investigation opened in continuing Muhlberger case

'Accidental death' investigation for former Monaco head of police

The case involving the mysterious death of former Monegasque head of police André Muhlberger last summer has finally seen some development. Authorities have revealed that a judicial investigation for involuntary manslaughter has been opened, ruling out the idea that his death was a calculated crime. Read more …

24.08.2014 0

Monaco: The world's most prestigious boat show takes a fresh approach

MYS 2014: a new direction and more space

Next month, the Monaco Yacht Show will take pride of place on Monaco's Port Hercule. But visitors will notice something a little different this year. The Riviera Times spoke to Gaelle Tallarida, general director of the Monaco Yacht Show, about the direction of the 2014 event. Read more …

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