French Actress Postcards of the Belle Epoque

Introduction




Welcome to a trip into the past - to the Paris of a hundred years ago.

This site is dedicated to the singers, dancers, actresses and entertainers of the Paris of the period from the turn of the twentieth century to the outbreak of World War One. The stars of the Casino de Paris, Folies Bergere, the Opera Comique, Opera, the Moulin Rouge, the Odeon, Bouffes Parisiens, Theatre du Chatelet, Alcazar d'Ete, Theatre des Varietes, Theatre Gaite, Nouveautes, Ambigu, Parisiana, Gymnase, Porte St. Martin, Olympia, and the others. If you follow the link on the left to the Photogalleries, there are hundreds of photos waiting for you, from the photographers and publishers of the period - Reutlinger, Stebbing, Walery, and others.