Spectacular, sparkling and supercalifragilisticexpialidocious seasonal fun

It's not called the city of lights for nothing: Paris is at its sparkling best during the holidays and if you’re looking to be dazzled by film, ballet and musical theatre, you’ve come to the right place. This year’s family blockbuster comes to us by way of London: "Mary Poppins Returns" brings the Banks family and their famous nanny back to cinema screens; France 24’s Jennifer Ben Brahim went along to its red carpet première here in Paris.


We also check out an exhibition at Paris's Philharmonic dedicated to the historical highlights of musical theatre, and the Nutcracker ballet sees Clara, the Prince and the Sugarplum fairy return to the stage here in the French capital.

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