A musical and theatrical creation revolving around new Renaissance songs: rhymed texts written by 16th century soldiers recounting their own experience during campaigns and sieges. They always sing "on the air of".
The opportunity to highlight the life of a soldier in the sixteenth century, caught between the declining image of chivalry and the complex geopolitical stakes of Europe at the dawn of the Reformation.
These songs, almost forgotten by musicians and researchers for five centuries, were recorded.
This concert-show will begin at 8:30 pm and will be preceded by a guided tour of the castle's exterior and its chapel at 6:30 pm.
Between the two highlights, possibility to picnic (to bring) in the gardens of the castle.
Glass of friendship offered by the Municipality of Paizay-Naudouin.
Invitation, at the initiative of the association "The Coq & the Rose" * to exchange, over a cup of tea or coffee, your plants in an exceptional surroundings, that the owner of the place will make you discover by voyaging through seven centuries history.
Everything is planned to receive your plants, the time of the guided visit.
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* Association aiming to promote contacts and exchanges between British and French, for a better understanding and a sincere friendship.
We inform Chateau Saveilles will participate, and will welcome you for a guided outdoor tour of the chateau & the interior of the chapel.
Opening hours (Saturday& Sunday):
10.00 to 12.00 a.m. - Guided tour at 11.00 a.m.
2.00 to 6.00 p.m. - Guided tour at 2.00, 3.30 and 5.00 p.m.
Payment accepted at entrance (cash only)
Contact our partner balloonist for a flight from the Chateau park, an unforgettable flight
over the Chateau as you've never seen, and continue at the mercy
of air currents over the Charente countryside: different landscapes,
small countryside churches and magnificent chateaus fill
your eyes and you will keep a lasting impression!