French-speaking theatre in Houston Et Voilà Théâtre is happy to present its new production : Un Air de famille (A Family Affair), from March 3rd to March 17th, 2018 at Talento Bilingüe de Houston. In French with English surtitles.
Every Friday night, the Ménard family gets together to have diner at a famous restaurant. But that night is like no other. As the evening wears on, bitter sibling rivalries and decades long grudges slowly reveal themselves.
Un Air de famille is a French comedy written by Agnès Jaoui and Jean-Pierre Bacri. It premiered in 1994 at the Théâtre de la Renaissance in Paris. The play won two Molière awards in 1995: for the best comedy and for the best actress in a supporting role (Catherine Frot). In 1996, Cédric Klapisch adapted the play for the screen. The film won three César awards, including Best Adapted Screenplay.