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Piaf and Aznavour: Songs From the Pavement - 3-8 October, The Butterfly Club

BY Evan Lever | 23-Sep-2017
A seductive play which delves into Piaf's little known relationship with Charles Aznavour. Before they would come to define the very image of the French chanteuse and chanter, Edith and Charles were were children of the pavement, busking on the street corners of Montmartre.
A seductive play which delves into Piaf's little known relationship with Charles Aznavour. Before they would come to define the very image of the French chanteuse and chanter, Edith and Charles were were children of the pavement, busking on the street corners of Montmartre.

One fateful night in 1946, Piaf discovered Aznavour at a live radio broadcast in Paris, she took him under her wing and so began a profound and complicated relationship that she would cherish for the rest of her days.

Written by Hugo Chiarella
Directed by Gary Young
Musical arrangements and direction by Stephen Gray
Featuring the music of Charles Aznavour