Two top-of-the range theatres with a capacity to seat  800 to 3,000 people, right in the heart of Lyon.  Choose this unique place and your shows will be unforgettable.


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Grégory Dufour
Show Manager

50 Quai Charles de Gaulle

69463 Lyon cedex 06
Tél. : +33 (0)4 72 82 27 63


With its 3,000-seat auditorium, the Convention Centre has firmly established itself as “the” place for unmissable shows in Lyon.
With our reliable acoustics, advanced technical equipment (lighting, sound, dimming) and the infinite modularity of the stage, we can accommodate the most demanding performances in terms of staging design.

The Amphitheater

  • Number of seats: from 1,200 to 2,815
  • The stage: 770 m2, is 17 m high, 15.40 m deep, 50 m wide.
  • Removing the seats can extend the stage area to a depth of a further 12 m.  At centre stage, a floor area of 154 m2  is removable in 1x1 m modules

Lumière Auditorium

  • Lumière Auditorium
  • 888 seats
  • The stage : 332 m2, 8 m high, 11 m deep, 20 m wide



Some previous shows :

Dance Biennial (Preljocaj, Maurice Béjart),La Nuit du Zapping, Dany Brillant, Gad Elmaleh, The Lumière Awards 2009 and 2010, Florence Foresti, Roberto Alagna...

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