Moulin Rouge’s concept is feathers, shinestones and sequins, fabulous settings, original music and of course the most beautiful girls in the world ! Many international stars have performed on stage at the Moulin Rouge: Ella Fitzgerald, Liza Minelli, Frank Sinatra, Elton John… They have all given exceptional galas, following in the footsteps of French celebrities such as: Maurice Chevalier, Jean Gabin, Edith Piaf or Yves Montand.
A visit to Moulin Rouge can feature an extravagant dinner prepared by one of the city’s top chefs as well as a chance to view the famous stage show. The show features more than 100 performers decked out in the most extravagant costumes, which include lots of feathers, rhinestones, and sequins.
The Moulin Rouge cabaret is located in the Quartier Pigalle around the Place Pigalle public square, which is known as the Red Light District. Paris’ most famous cabarets, nightclubs, and many adult oriented stores can be found in this area.
Nearby landmarks and sights in this area
Sacré Coeur Basilica — The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Paris is a famous Roman Catholic church located on top of Montmartre Hill.
The Café des 2 Moulins — famous café at the junction of Rue Lepic and Rue Cauchois. This is the bar where the film Amélie was filmed.
Espace Dali Museum — museum displaying sculptures and engravings from Salvador Dalí.
Place du Tertre — square in the heart of the Montmartre district.
Lapin Agile — famous cabaret at 22 Rue des Saules.
Most popular cabarets and Music Halls in Paris Pigalle District
Moulin Rouge — most famous international Paris Cabaret (www.moulinrouge.fr)
La Nouvelle Eve — Music Hall cabaret offering Paris revue shows, located at rue Pierre Fontaine (www.lanouvelleeveparis.com)
Le folie’s Pigalle — Pigalle nightlife quarter cabaret at Place Pigalle (www.lefoliespigalle.com)
Madame Arthur — cabaret and dinner shows, rue des Martyrs.
Michou – cabaret on rue des Martyrs (www.michou.com)