This cabaret and
music venue is as original as you are likely to get and has a very friendly
atmosphere, and provides a line up of different shows both for children and adults.
The upper space, on the deck is where the concerts are held and down below there are
different rooms that make up spaces for dining, etc.
The Dame de Canton was one of the first night club boats moored to a quay on the River Seine and is situated in the 13th arrondissement on the
Quai François Mauriac, located right under the Bibliotheque Nationale.
You will be able to choose between concerts, dance, children's shows, film screenings, DJ
nights or just an evening meal. There is a very broad range of music on offer at
this unique venue, which includes things like jazz, rock, pop, folk, blues, reggae and
even classical music, plus more.
At the weekends after the concerts have finished there are the DJ Party Nights that also
have different themes and run until dawn and entry for the clubbing is around 6 Euros.
As for the children, there are shows held at 2.45pm in the afternoons and they have lots
of different shows such as an interactive music theatre for 3 to9 year olds, the cabaret
clowns act from the age of 5 upwards, a pirate concert for children aged 3 plus,
etc. The ticket office opens at 2pm ready for when the show starts sharp at 2.45pm,
plus they also hold childrens birthday parties on a Wednesday afternoon as well.
The Chinese Junk, Dame de Canton or Lady of Canton can be hired out for different events
during the day and evening for things such as family gatherings, parties, meetings press
conferences, lunches, festive evenings and even photo shoots.
The Restaurant is open from 8pm on a
Tuesday through to a Saturday and is a great way to enjoy a relaxing, cosy time on this
mythical Junk and the pricing does vary depending upon what type of menu you choose, also,
the dinners are cheaper if you have paid for the concert as well.
The Lady of Canton or Cabaret Pirate in Paris is
open on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 7pm to 2 am and on Fridays and Saturdays
it stays open until dawn. However on Sundays and Mondays the times and opening times
will vary as this depends upon the programme and any events that have been arranged.
Address & Contact Details:
Dame de Canton or Cabaret Pirate
11 Quai François Mauriac
Port de la Gare
Restaurant: 1 53 61 08 49
Information/Events: 1 45 84 41 71